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botanical name:
Juniperus virginiana 'Grey Owl'
Juniperus virginiana 'Grey Owl' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Juniper
synonyms:  Juniperus 'Grey Owl'
family:  Cupressaceae
characteristics: conifer, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 2.50m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: blue-grey
flower colour:
fruit colour: blue-grey
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -34°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
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.

cultivation:
Best in sun for good colouring. Most soils. Very hardy.

propagation:
From cuttings taken in early autumn.

other notes:
Hybrid of Juniperus x pfitzeriana x Juniperus virginiana 'Glauca'
RHS AGM

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