SCIENTIFIC NAME: Juniperus conferta
COMMON NAME: shore juniper
GROWTH HABIT: Grows from 6" to 18" tall and 3' to 5' wide. Has vigorous growth.
LEAVES: All juvenile foliage that is up to 1" long and light green. Has white lines underneath the leaf (stomates).
OTHER: Needs full sun and is drought tolerant. Cold hardy up to zone 6. Since the branches root down, this plant is also a good one to use on banks. Faster growing than Juniperus conferta 'Blue Pacific'.