juniperus squamata 'blue star' (juniper)

Size: 2 gallon
  • dense, slow-growing, dwarf evergreen
  • star-shaped foliage is bright blue year round
  • provides contrast and winter interest
  • use in mixed borders, rock gardens, or patio planters
  • zone 4 
  • height 30-40cm
  • spread 80-100cm
  • once established, junipers require little water and tolerate a wide variety of soil conditions
  • the bright blue foliage makes it an excellent plant choice where winter interest is desired
  • full sun
  • low maintenance
  • evergreen
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • heat tolerant
  • rock garden
  • ground cover
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)