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Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone'

Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone' - Gold Cone Juniper - Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries Inc.

Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone' - Gold Cone Juniper - Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries Inc.

More About Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone'

  • Tight, upright habit
  • Open-scale texture
  • Yellow, lacy foliage on the ends of new growth tips, fading to bluish-green in the winter
  • Stays fairly small, for an upright juniper
  • Use for foundation plantings

Zone:

5

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm
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Gold Cone Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

'Gold Cone' is very adaptable to both dry and moist, growing conditions, however, it will not tolerate any standing water. It is considered to be drought tolerant, making it ideal for a low-water garden or xeriscaping.


Juniperus communis 'Gold Cone' 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

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Columnar
Upright

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen
Foundation planting

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