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Sargent's Juniper

Juniperus chinensis 'Sargentii'

SKU
00824
One of the best groundcover type junipers for providing an evergreen effect with very low maintenance. Particularly useful for erosion control in difficult areas. Full sun. Evergreen shrub.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
Average Size at MaturityRapid growth to 18 to 24 in. tall, 7 to 9 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseCoastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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