Juniper: Juniperus scopulorum ‘Skyrocket’
Growth Habit: Narrow Columnar evergreen tree.
Foliage: Blue- green.
Mature Height: 15-18 feet.
Mature Width: 2-3 feet.
Spacing: 2 feet apart privacy screen.
Growth Rate: Moderate to Fast 1-2 feet per year once well established.
Sun Exposure: Full sun.
Soil Conditions: Prefers well-drained soil; adaptable to a wide range of soil conditions.
Tolerances: Drought once well established & high levels of pollution and salt spray.
Pruning/Trimming: Trimmed to a desired height and/or sheared in the fall, but not necessary.
Fertilizer: Suggest a well-balance fertilizer like a 10-10-10 or 13-13-13. Feed in spring and fall.
Uses: Decorative accent and ideally for wind or privacy screen.
Moisture: Regular water schedule the first few growing season until well established. Once established water maybe needed occasionally, but more often during a drought or extreme heat conditions. Mulching is recommended to detour weeds, keep the moisture content high, and temperatures low.
Hardiness Zone: 4-9.