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Juniperus communis 'Effusa' /Common Juniper

Juniperus communis 'Effusa'   / Juniperus communis 'Effusa'
Blue-green foliage on spreading shrub
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Blue-green foliage on spreading shrub

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Scientific Name: Juniperus communis 'Effusa'
Common Name: Common Juniper
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Not a good selection for deep south, since it performs very poorly under hot conditions. It is a low grower, but spreads 4-6 feet and makes a good ground cover.