Juniper hortizontalis Bar Harbor

'Bar Harbor' Juniper
Plant Type

Shrub

Evergreen-Deciduous

Evergreen

Overall Mature Size

Small

Mature Height & Spread

1′ x 8-10′

Exposure

Full to partial sun

Water

Medium, Low Water

Special Features

Attracts Birds, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Low Water Use

Container Sizes

#1, #5

Natural Growth Habit

Spreading

Sunset Garden Zones

24-Jan

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

3

Juniper H. Bar Harbor known as the Bar Harbor Juniper is a very low growing spreading type groundcover.  Many juniper of this variety do not grow more than 6 to 8 inches from the ground. The foliage color is a bluish green but it turns a very distinct purplish color in winter or cold weather. Winter coloration is especially displayed in windy locations.   Juniper H. Bar Harbor has shown a very high tolerance for salt spray.  It is easy to grow and very hardy.

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