Juniperus communis var. depressa 'Aurea'
Juniperus communis var. depressa 'Aurea' - Canadian Golden Juniper - Photo courtesy of Sean James Consulting & Design
More About Juniperus communis var. depressa 'Aurea'
- Vase-shaped spreader with arching branches
- Open-scale texture
- Yellow, lacy foliage on the ends of new growth tips, changes to gold, then to bronze in colour
- Similar to the native common juniper
- Use for foundation or mass plantings
Canadian Golden 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 var. depressa 'Aurea' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils