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Juniperus virginiana 'Grey Owl'
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common name: Juniper
synonyms: Juniperus 'Grey Owl'
conifer, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: medium
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: blue-grey
fruit colour: blue-grey
main season: All Year
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -34°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Large, dense, wide spreading evergreen, with horizontal branches and small scale-like, silvery blue-grey leaves pressed close to the arching shoots. Ovoid greyish blue berries in autumn and usually lasting through winter.
Best in sun for good colouring. Most soils. Very hardy.
From cuttings taken in early autumn.
Hybrid of Juniperus x pfitzeriana x Juniperus virginiana 'Glauca'