Juniperus procumbens = J. chinensis var. procumbens
- Common Name(s):
- Japgarden juniper
Can be used as a groundcover; can be severely pruned. This plant is seldom damaged by deer and is moderately salt tolerant.
- 1-2 ft.
- 0.2-0.3 in. sharply pointed leaves in whorls of three; crowded on stem; glaucous bluish green
- Non-showy flowers; 0.3 in. fruit are seldomly produced
- 4 to 9
- Sun; moist, well-drained soil; good air circulation
- Medium to fine
- Spreading, prostrate shrub with long, stiff branches
- 10-15 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1633