Juniperus chinensis grow and care – shrub or small tree of the genus Juniperus also known as Chinese juniper, Juniperus chinensis perennial evergreen pinophyta used as ornamental hedge plant or as bonsai, grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.
Juniperus chinensis leaves
Leaves color is green or yellow and in some cultivar green to blue, needle like shape connected in the base of the leaf.
Flower color is yellow there is female and male on separate plants.
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How to grow Juniperus chinensis growing and care:
Cold weather, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No
Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive, allelopathy
Planting season: Spring, summer
Pests and diseases: ?
Pruning season: All year
How to prune: Just for design in the begging it’s better to decide if grow as tree or shrub
Size of the plant? 1-8 m, 3-24 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing
Water requirement: Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Bloom season: Spring
General information about the flower Female and male flowers on separate plants the color is yellow