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Tolleson's Blue Weeping Juniper

Juniperus scopulorum 'Tolleson's Blue Weeping'

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05310
Gracefully arching branches make this tree-like form a favorite landscape specimen. Attractive, fine textured, string-like evergreen foliage. Great in containers. Evergreen.
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Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationju-NIP-er-us skop-u-LO-rum
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 20 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Design IdeasNo other Juniper can hold a candle to the romantic grace of these weeping trees. With foliage reminiscent of Spanish moss, it makes a beautiful specimen or background planting in the dry garden. Plant where its full form is allowed to freely grow and exhibit a most graceful character. Good as foundation planting between windows or as a background accent. Take advantage of its size to screen utilities or views. At home in the traditional cottage garden and in the dry Santa Fe-style landscape.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorSilver-blue
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitWeeping
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Privacy Screen, Windbreak
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsBarberry (Berberis); Rose (Rosa); Clematis (Clematis); Catmint (Nepeta); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)

Easily grown in a wide range of soils, including clay, alkaline and compacted soils; avoid wet, soggy soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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