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Juniperus horizontalis 'Bar Harbor'

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jew-NIP-er-us hor-ih-zon-TAL-iss BAR HAR-bor
Description

Not too dense; can be grown as groundcover; can be severely pruned. This plant is seldom damaged by deer.

More information on Juniperus horizontalis.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Juniperus
    Species:
    horizontalis
    Family:
    Cupressaceae
    Dimensions:
    Height: 0 ft. 8 in. - 1 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 6 ft. 0 in. - 8 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ground Cover
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Spreading
    Growth Rate:
    Slow
    Texture:
    Fine
  • 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:
    4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    Purple/Lavender
    White
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Very small, tightly appressed, awl-shaped scale-like leaves. Deep grass green color. Coated with white glaucous bloom giving a gray-green appearance. Mauve winter color.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
    Stem Description:
    Thin, flexible stems
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer