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Juniperus chinensis 'Blue Alps'

More About Juniperus chinensis 'Blue Alps'

  • Upright irregular column of glossy blue foliage
  • Slightly arching branch habit
  • Foliage often has a slight silver sheen
  • New shoots weep delicately at their tips

Interesting Notes:

 This cultivar has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (Royal Horticultural Society, U. K.)

Zone:

4

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

150-200 cm
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Blue Alps Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

Use as a screen or specimen in the landscape. Plant in full sun in an open, sheltered spot and a well-drained soil. Can be pruned annually to maintain its shape. 


Juniperus chinensis 'Blue Alps' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Upright

Foliage Color

Blue

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)

 Suitable Substitutions for Juniperus chinensis 'Blue Alps'