Juniperus virginiana 'Taylor'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ju-NIP-er-us vir-jin-ee-AH-na|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 30 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Narrow, Columnar Evergreen|
Easily grown in a wide range of soils, including clay, alkaline, and compacted soils; avoid overly wet conditions. Water deeply, regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate periodic drought. Fertilize in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9