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Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Pfitzeriana Aurea'
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common name: Juniper
synonyms: Juniperus x media 'Pfitzeriana Aurea', Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Aurea'
conifer, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: medium
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: golden
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
Wide spreading evergreen, with layers of branches, drooping at the tips, densely covered with scale-like, foliage suffused with golden yellow. Becomes yellowish-green in winter. Eventually grows quite large.
Best in sun for good colouring. Most soils. Very hardy.
From semi-hardwood cuttings taken in early autumn.