For an ideal groundcover, landscapers trust Blue Pacific Juniper (Juniperus conferta 'Blue Pacific'). Its bluish-green coloring and petite foliage make it attractive. It's also quite effective at controlling weeds and covering unsightly bare areas. It makes a wonderful overflow plant in raised beds, in containers, and along retaining walls. This versatile groundcover will keep your garden green and gorgeous all year long.
The Blue Pacific Juniper is often the first choice for gardeners, because it is beautiful and effective. This delightful groundcover displays bluish gray-green foliage comprised of tiny, soft needles. And as an evergreen, you don't have to worry about missing this bushy blue foliage. It doesn't lose its color or needles in the winter.
Forget about that eye-sore bare area in your yard. The Blue Pacific Juniper acts like a carpet as it spreads over almost any ground type. This living carpet won't get matted down, either. It always appears perky with its dense and lively branches that always tend to point upward.
Not only does the Blue Pacific Juniper look amazing, but it smells great, too! Its fresh and verdant fragrance is fit for candles. This lush scent is sure to perk up your sense of smell whenever you walk past.
One more delightful attribute the Blue Pacific Juniper offers is its silvery blue berries that are actually cones! The birds will be sure to visit when its berries appear. And you'll love the showy and ornamental berries.
This juniper variety is prized for its durable nature. It is heat tolerant and thrives in full sun but will also do well in shade. It's known for its ability to grow well in urban conditions. And once established, you just have to water it in severe drought or heat. And deer tend to leave it alone.
If you need the perfect border plant or groundcover that will stop erosion from damaging your yard, you need some Blue Pacific Juniper.
The Blue Pacific Juniper has earned its place as an ideal choice for a variety of uses. And this carefree plant won't take up much of your time or energy-- it naturally grows well. Its popularity won't fade anytime soon, so take advantage and plant some in your yard soon!
|Botanical Name||Juniperus conferta|
|Mature Height||6 - 8 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Growing Zone Range||6-9|