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Juniperus sabina 'Hoarfrost'

Hoarfrost Juniper

Juniper

Comments

A beautiful creeping and spreading form of juniper with steely silver-blue foliage all season long, one of the lowest growing varieties of this species and rather hardy, too; makes a fine groundcover for a splash of color, best used in group plantings

Description

A beautiful creeping and spreading form of juniper with steely silver-blue foliage all season long, one of the lowest growing varieties of this species and rather hardy, too; makes a fine groundcover for a splash of color, best used in group plantings

Landscape Attributes

Hoarfrost Juniper is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Hoarfrost Juniper is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use;Groundcover

Planting & Growing

Hoarfrost Juniper will grow to be about 8 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

8 inches

5 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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