Juniperus conferta 'Silver Mist'
- Common Name(s):
- Silver Mist shore juniper
More shade tolerant than most junipers; salt spray tolerant. This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- 1.0-1.5 ft.
- New growth is silvery blue-green; ages to blue-green; prickly; coppery purple tinge in winter; needles are covered with heavy waxy bloom
- Grown for foliage
- 6 to 9
- Sun to light shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil but does well in heavy clay with moderate drainage
- Low growing, broad spreading dense mound
- 3-4 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1625