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Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Lode'

#PP5948

Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Lode' - Mother Lode Juniper

More About Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Lode' (PP5948)

  • Low-growing with dense trailing branches
  • Dense foliage is gold in the summer
  • Foliage turns golden-bronze in the winter
  • Use as a ground cover or in mass plantings

Zone:

4

Height:

15-20 cm

Spread:

150-200 cm
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Mother Lode Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

One of the few juniper cultivars that are yellow or golden in colour, providing a sharp contrast to many landscape plants. Needs little water and is tolerant of a wide variety of soil conditions. They are good for erosion control on hillsides.


Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Lode' (PP5948) 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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Prostrate
Compact
Spreading
Trailing

Foliage Color

Golden
Yellow

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