Blue Star Juniper Tree (Juniperus squamata ‘Blue Star’)
Blue Star Juniper Tree
Blue Star Juniper, Juniperus squamata ‘Blue Star’, is a needled evergreen shrub with unique coloring. These would work well as a ground cover, or as a foundation planting in your yard. It would also be exceptional as a background planting for your flower garden or in a rock garden. It can even make an outstanding topiary for a small space where you need an eye-catching plant.
The Dwarf Blue Star Juniper shrubs displays a rich steel-blue foliage color that is a stand-out in almost any setting. This evergreen maintains consistent silver-blue foliage that shines amid the more typical colors of the landscape, and does so year-round. It’s simply a must-have for its uniquely elegant color and form.
Blue Star Juniper is a dwarf evergreen with a natural, mounded habit. One would expect that a one-of-a-kind evergreen like Blue Star would require special care, but nothing could be further from the truth.
Blue Star Juniper shrubs are very adaptable and tolerant a variety of soil and conditions. Drought, urban conditions and even deer present no problem to the Blue Star Juniper.
It will maintain its own pleasing, symmetrical shape with no help from you, but doesn’t’ mind pruning if you prefer to fuss with it. It’s quite simply one of the easiest decorative evergreens you can grow.
|Common name||Blue Star Juniper Tree|
|Botanical name||Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'|
|Plant type||Evergreen Trees|
|Hardiness zone||4-8 outdoors|