Tree Detail

Juniperus horizontalis


Juniper, Blue Rug

Juniperus horizontalis   'Wiltonii'

Category: evergreen shrub   Size:

Mature Size: 6" to 6 '

Zone: 3 - 9   Growth Rate: fast

Foliage: small, silvery blue

Elevation (if known):

Water: Avoid too much water as rots roots. Quite drought tolerant once established.

Soil : Well drained.

Sun: Full sun.

Comments: Tolerates wind. Good for cascading over wall.


Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? no

Street Tree? no   Street Tree Conditions:

CO/NM native? no   Native to:

Known Locations: M&R Loser garden - 6' diameter after 10 years.

Information Sources: NC State University; Fowler's Nursery and Greenhouses