More About Juniperus communis
- Young foliage is needle-like, green and arranged in whorls of three
- With maturity, the foliage becomes more scale-like
- Berry-like cones are used in making gin
- Narrow, pyramidal shape
Common Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips
Tolerant of adverse conditions like dry, open, windy, rocky, wooded hillsides, exposed slopes, coastal locations and isolated mountain areas. Will grow in sun or shade.
Juniperus communis Characteristics