Effusa Juniper - Juniperus communis 'Effusa'

Hardy, low growing evergreen with wide spreading branches. Deep green, silvery banded foliage is held on reddish stems. Tolerates heat and poor soils. Excellent groundcover or in Mass Planting. Often used in native plantings as a compact Common Juniper.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Dry Areas
Mass Planting
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
48-60"
Special Features: 
Rabbit Resistant
Stem Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Ground Cover
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly as needed. Water well going into winter months to reduce damage from drying. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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