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Juniperus communis 'Hibernica'

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jew-NIP-er-us KOM-yoo-nis
Description

The Irish Juniper grows as a dense, upright narrow column.  It becomes broader and conical with age.  The branch tips are stiff and erect.

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#evergreen#drought tolerant#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#drought tolerant#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Juniperus
    Species:
    communis
    Family:
    Cupressaceae
    Dimensions:
    Height: 5 ft. 0 in. - 15 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 2 ft. 0 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Erect
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8a, 8b, 9b, 9a
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Blue
    Green
    White
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Bluish-white foliage near the apex. Bluish-green below. Dull blue-green when young.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No