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Variegated creeping juniper Juniperus conferta 'Variegata'

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jew-NIP-er-us kon-FER-tah vair-ee-ah-GAY-ta
Description

Juniperus conferta 'Veriegata' is a vigorous low growing evergreen.  The foliage is a mix of green and yellow to creamy white needles.  It will grow in a range of soil types provided they are well-drained.  The female will produce cones that ripen in the fall and will last through the winter.  Along with the cones, the plant will turn a purple/dark green in the winter, adding winter interest to your garden.  

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#evergreen#shrub#winter interest#deer resistant#groundcover
 
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#evergreen#shrub#winter interest#deer resistant#groundcover
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Juniperus
    Species:
    conferta
    Family:
    Cupressacae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    North America
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Horizontal
    Prostrate
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Yellow-splashed foliage interspersed with bluish-green needles color. It is grown for its foliage.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Patio
    Slope/Bank
    Walkways
    Landscape Theme:
    Rock Garden
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer