Latin Name: juniperus chinensis ‘Blue Vase’
Hardy evergreen shrub
Foliage: striking steel-blue especially in summer.
Growth Habit: upright with a vase-like shape
Mature Height: 4-5 feet
Mature Width: 4-5 feet
Uses: wind or privacy screen, wide border plant, and medium shrub.
Sun Exposure: thrives in full sun and will tolerates shade
Drought tolerant once well established
Soil Conditions: Prefers dry, well-drained soil; not tolerant of overly wet soil.
Moisture: regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly.
Shearing: to maintain desired shape
Cold Hardiness Zone: 4-9