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Juniperus chinensis 'Nick's Compact' /Nick's Compact Chinese Juniper

Juniperus chinensis 'Nick's Compact'   / Juniperus chinensis 'Nick's Compact'
Young plants growing in containers
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Young plants growing in containers

This juniper makes an excellent ground cover

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Scientific Name: Juniperus chinensis 'Nick's Compact'
Common Name: Nick's Compact Chinese Juniper
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: This is a flat topped, wide spreading juniper with green foliage with a slight blue overcast. Low growing enough to use in foundation planting and could be used as a high growing ground cover. Watch for insect pests.