Creeping Juniper (Juniperus horizontalis 'Limeglow')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 1 - 2 feet
Plant Spread: 5 - 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Needled
Other: Bright yellow new growth, fading to lime green and turning vibrant orange in winter.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Wind

Comments:
Posted by jerseyridgearts (SW Louisiana - Zone 9a) on Aug 23, 2014 2:52 PM

Northern Zone 5(4a) - thriving immediately under a Black Walnut; little winter dieback. Good spring through fall color even in partial shade. Growth is slow to medium in this setting.

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