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Juniperus procumbens

PROCUMBENS JUNIPER

Buy Procumbens Juniper online. A low spreading ground cover that will trail over walls. Retains green color in winter and grows dense enough to generally eliminate weed problems..

Height:

20-24 Inches

Spread:

10-15 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Exfoliating
  • Rough
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Prostrate Growing/Groundcover
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Fragrant
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Conifer
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Well-Drained
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Graft
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Year-Round
  • Winter
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Groundcover
  • Border Plant
  • Erosion Control
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Juniperus is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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