Does Icee Blue juniper put down new roots as it grows? - Knowledgebase Question

Clifton, VA
Question by dannydyess
September 25, 2005
I have a steep slope that I want to put ground cover on. I visited a local nursery and explained that I wanted an


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Answer from NGA
September 25, 2005

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Spreading junipers typically develop roots on the stems that make contact with the soil. As long as you don't use weed barrier or rocks as a cover over the soil, the stems of your juniper will root. This will result in a thick, dense groundcover.

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