General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9a
Plant Height: 2 to 4 feet
Plant Spread: 4 to 5 feet
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Other: Blue-green
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 31,704
Goes Dormant
Parentage: Sport of: Hetzii

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Montana Moss®
Cultivar name: 'SMNJCHM'
Common names
  • Chinese Juniper

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