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Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket'

Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket' - Skyrocket Juniper - Photo courtesy of Sean James Consulting & Design

More About Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket'

  • Tall, narrow, columnar growth habit
  • Upright growing branches hold blue-green foliage throughout the year
  • Use in groups for screening or in confined areas of the landscape

Zone:

3

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm
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Skyrocket Juniper Growing and Maintenance Tips

Upright juniper cultivars are a good alternative for hedging where cedars are typically used. 'Skyrocket' is a narrow cultivar, useful for planting in a tight area of a landscape.  


Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Compact
Pyramidal
Columnar
Upright

Foliage Color

Green
Blue

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Hedge

 Suitable Substitutions for Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket'