Favourite Plants AtoZ: Juniper

February 7, 2011 at 2:45 pm 2 comments

Junipers are evergreen plants that come in the form of trees and shrubs. Junipers are often used for Topiary designs.Pom Pom These sun loving conifers work well as specimen plants, soft hedges, and as part of almost any style of garden. The varieties come in shades of deep blue to pale green, and in all sorts of shapes. Tall upright skyrocket Junipers work well as the pillars of a welcoming entrance, while the compact “Blue Star” takes a while to reach it’s 2’hx4’w stature and offers a textured starry blue/green foliage. The common form of “pom pom” topiary is a Juniper.


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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Susan Winlaw  |  February 7, 2011 at 2:59 pm

    Very strong plant. I like Jonquil.

    Sorry I missed this earlier – Forget-Me-Not is my favourite F Plant.

    • 2. EcoScapers  |  February 7, 2011 at 3:01 pm

      That one is coming in the next round, I promise! Thanks for the comment Susan.


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