Conferta Juniper


Conferta juniper is a dense, ground hugging conifer with aromatic gray green or blue green needlelike leaves about a half inch long and borne in fascicles of three. The needles are soft but sharp-tipped.

Conferta juniper gets only about 12-18 in (30.5-45.7 cm) tall, but can cover an area 10 ft (3.1 m) across. The female cones are spherical, about a 0.5 in (12.7 cm) in diameter, and silvery or bluish black with a waxy glaucus bloom. The whole plant has a soft, feathery look to it.

Botanical Name: Juniperus Conferta
Exposure: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 5 – 10
Bloom Time: Evergreen
Height: 12 – 18″