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Juniperus sabina 'Monna'

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
jew-NIP-er-us sah-BY-nah
Description

Calgary Carpet Juniper is a low-growing, spreading shrub in the cypress family. It reaches only 6-9 inches high but can spread 6-10 feet wide. The foliage is soft and green and tolerates heat, cold, drought and full sun.

It tolerates a wide range of soil types except for wet ones and is easy to grow. Use on slopes for a ground cover and erosion control, along walkways, in borders or in rock gardens.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Juniperus
    Species:
    sabina
    Family:
    Cupressaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    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:
    3a, 3b, 4b, 4a, 5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7a, 7b, 8b, 8a
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Soft
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Slope/Bank
    Walkways
    Landscape Theme:
    Rock Garden
    Design Feature:
    Border
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer