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Juniperus communis 'Alpine Carpet®' (Mondap)

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More About Juniperus communis Alpine Carpet® ('Mondap')

  • Low, dense spreader
  • Open-scale texture on mature growth and closed on juvenile foliage
  • Deep blue-green needles with light blue bars on the upper surfaces
  • Use for a ground cover or mass plantings

Zone:

3

Height:

15-20 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm
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Alpine Carpet Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

Once established, junipers require little water. They will also tolerate a wide variety of soil conditions and require corrective pruning once a year. Spreading junipers present a low maintenance option to prevent erosion on hillsides.


Juniperus communis Alpine Carpet® ('Mondap') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Xeriscape

Habit

Compact
Prostrate

Foliage Color

Blue
Green