- Fine texture
- Sun loving
Though slow-growing, 'Blue Star' juniper is widely planted for its textured blue evergreen foliage and low-mounded habit. Tolerant of most soils, including dry ones, but not suited to the hot, humid climates.
USDA Zone 4 - 9 (-30°F/-34°C)
Exposure Full sun
Height 1 - 3'
Width 1 - 3'
Finish Time 1.5 seasons
Foliage Color Blue
Liner Sizes 4"
Soil Well-drained soil is imperative; can tolerate dry conditions and poor soils.
Pruning Pruning is not typically required as a matter of course; prune to shape or to control spread as needed.
Uses Rock gardens; foundation plantings; specimen planting.
Growing Tips Use as a slow-growing groundcover or specimen.