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Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader'

Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader' - Turquoise Spreader Juniper

Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader' - Turquoise Spreader Juniper

More About Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader'

  • Low growing with fine-textured dense branches
  • Feathery foliage is turquoise-green in the summer
  • Foliage turns bronze-green with purple tips in the winter
  • Use as a ground cover or for mass plantings

Zone:

3

Height:

20-30 cm

Spread:

150-200 cm
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Turquoise Spreader Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

This juniper cultivar is a vigorous grower that remains quite flat, requiring little maintenance. Needs little water and is tolerant of a wide variety of soil conditions. They are good for erosion control on hillsides.  


Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader' 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

Compact
Spreading
Prostrate
Trailing

Foliage Color

Bronze
Green
Purple

 Suitable Substitutions for Juniperus horizontalis 'Turquoise Spreader'

Microbiota decussata

Microbiota decussata

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