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Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet'

Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet' - Green Carpet Juniper

Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet' - Green Carpet Juniper

More About Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet'

  • Low, dense spreader
  • Open-scale texture on mature growth and closed on juvenile foliage
  • Green needles
  • Use for a ground cover or mass plantings

Zone:

3

Height:

10-15 cm

Spread:

70-80 cm

Colour:

Green
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Green 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 'Green Carpet' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Xeriscape

Habit

Compact
Prostrate
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green

 Suitable Substitutions for Juniperus communis 'Green Carpet'

Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'

Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'

Japanese Garden Juniper