Genus Juniperus can be prostrate or erect, evergreen shrubs or trees with aromatic, scale-like or sharply pointed awl-shaped leaves, and small globose fruits. This genus has 53 species and occupies a huge ecological and geographical range across the northern hemisphere. Junipers are found in Europe, Africa, Asia, North America, Central America, W India, the Canary Islands, and from sub-Arctic tundra, in the north to semi-desert in the tropics, reaching the limits of most higher plants of many alpine mountains.
Details Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Juniperus virginiana 'Grey Owl’ is a vigorous evergreen conifer making a medium-sized shrub of irregular, spreading bushy habit, to 4m in width, with arching main branches bearing bright blue-grey, scale-like foliage and purplish fruits.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam. Aspect: Full sun. Foliage Type: Evergreen. Foliage Colour: Blue - grey needles. Pot Size: 3 litre and 10 Litre. Ultimate Height: 2.5m. Ultimate Spread: 1.5m. Growth Rate: 20 - 50 years. Special Attributes: Makes a great accent plant for the garden landscape.