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Juniperus horizontalis 'Waukegan' /Waukegan Juniper

Juniperus horizontalis 'Waukegan'   / Juniperus horizontalis 'Waukegan'
One of the lowest of all the creeping junipers, seldom over a few inches tall
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One of the lowest of all the creeping junipers, seldom over a few inches tall

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Scientific Name: Juniperus horizontalis 'Waukegan'
Common Name: Waukegan Juniper
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Ground covers
Comments: This evergreen with dense silvery blue foliage and a uniform growth habit and is very low growing. Foliage turns purplish in fall. It makes a good ground cover for large areas. It is used on banks for erosion control. It has the same insect and disease problems as other junipers.