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Juniperus horizontalis 'Andorra'

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
jew-NIP-er-us hor-ih-zon-TAL-iss an-DOR-rah
Description

Andorra juniper is a low-growing evergreen shrub native to North America in the cypress family. It tends to grow 1-1.5 feet tall and 4-5 feet wide at a moderate rate. It is drought and deer tolerant making it ideal to use on slopes as a ground cover and erosion control. It can also be used in rock gardens and containers. Foliage takes on a copper color in winter.

More information on Juniperus horizontalis.

Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Bar Harbor'
  • 'Blue Horizon'
  • 'Douglasii'
  • 'Glomerata'
  • 'Hill reers'
  • 'Humilis protrate glauca'
  • 'Silver sheen'
  • 'Wiltori'
  • 'Yukon belle'
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Bar Harbor'
  • 'Blue Horizon'
  • 'Douglasii'
  • 'Glomerata'
  • 'Hill reers'
  • 'Humilis protrate glauca'
  • 'Silver sheen'
  • 'Wiltori'
  • 'Yukon belle'
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Juniperus
    Species:
    horizontalis
    Family:
    Cupressaceae
    Dimensions:
    Height: 1 ft. 0 in. - 1 ft. 6 in.
    Width: 26 ft. 0 in. - 5 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ground Cover
    Habit/Form:
    Ascending
    Growth Rate:
    Medium
    Texture:
    Fine
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Purple/Lavender
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Light green foliage, purple-tinged in winter.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer