(Juniper) If you have a spot that just nothing grows in that you want to be covered, see if Tortuga™ Juniper may work for you. Standing up to 24 inches tall and creating a spreading mound up to 36-48 inches wide, Tortuga™ Juniper is grown for its beautiful foliage. The soft, blue-green foliage is deer tolerant, drought tolerant grows in poor fertile soil as well as under walnut trees. If you have a hard to grow sunny area and are in zones 2-7 this may just be the right plant for you. This tough, native evergreen withstands the coldest of temperatures. Plant as a border, groundcover or lawn substitute for a soft, neat look with little to no pruning required. Tortuga™ Juniper is a PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® Flowering Shrub.
Common Name: Juniper
Plant Type: Shrub
Brand: PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® Flowering Shrubs
Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7What is my zone?
Max Height: – 2 Feet
Max Spread: 3 – 4 Feet
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance: Deer
Soil Moisture Needs: Dry, Moderate
Attributes: Compact Shrub, Drought Tolerant, Evergreen, Native
Design Use: Ground Cover, Massing, Specimen
Growth Habit: Spreading
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter