Juniper chinensis Blue Point

'Blue Point' Juniper
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Plant Type

Shrub

Evergreen-Deciduous

Evergreen

Overall Mature Size

Large

Mature Height & Spread

10-12′ x 6-8′

Exposure

Full to partial sun

Water

Medium, Low Water

Special Features

Attracts Birds, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Low Water Use

Container Sizes

#1, #5, #15, 24″ Box

Natural Growth Habit

Columnar

Sunset Garden Zones

1-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

4

Juniper c. Blue Point is a favorite evergreen for stately lawn specimens and tall screens. It is densely branched and grows in a broad pyramid form with blue-green foliage. Blue Point maintains form well with practically no need for trimming.Juniper c. Blue Point is very hardy fast growing and withstands drought & windy conditions better than most upright junipers. It makes a good choice for privacy borders and wind screens as well as for accents in the garden. Blue Point retains excellent color through the winter. It prefers slightly acidic well drained soil and will grow in full sun to part shade.

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