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Meet the Breeder

Rika Bronsther
Hempstead, NY, USA

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GIN FIZZ™

Juniper

Juniperus chinensis

'RIKAG'

PPAF; CBRAF

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  • Durable evergreen
  • Heavy berry set
  • Deer resistant
Description

Superb berry set + supreme durability.

It's the berries that give gin its characteristic flavor, and it's the berries that make Gin Fizz™ juniper extra special. Deep evergreen foliage provides a handsome background to set off the abundant crop of sage green and blue fruits. Conical habit makes this sun-loving, deer resistant evergreen versatile in the landscape.

USDA Zone 4 - 8 (-30°F/-34°C)

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Exposure Full sun

Height 10 - 18'

Width 7 - 10'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Evergreen

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn

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 Mass plantings, specimen plant.

Growing Tips Tolerates hot, dry, sunny locations and urban sites.