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botanical name:
Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Pfitzeriana Aurea'
Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Pfitzeriana Aurea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Juniper
synonyms:  Juniperus x media 'Pfitzeriana Aurea', Juniperus x pfitzeriana 'Aurea'
family:  Cupressaceae
characteristics: conifer, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 1.50m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: golden
flower colour:
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:
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.

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

propagation:
From semi-hardwood cuttings taken in early autumn.

other notes:
RHS AGM
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