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Juniperus horizontalis 'Bar Harbor'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Bar Harbor' - Bar Harbor Juniper

More About Juniperus horizontalis 'Bar Harbor'

  • Low, spreading juniper with tight, matted branches hugging the ground
  • Feathery, blue-green summer foliage
  • Fall to winter foliage becomes purple in colour
  • Use as a ground cover or for mass plantings

Zone:

3

Height:

15-20 cm

Spread:

150-200 cm
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Bar Harbor 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 horizontalis 'Bar Harbor' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Spreading
Compact
Prostrate
Trailing

Foliage Color

Purple
Blue
Green

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