If you’re interested in spending more time enjoying your yard and less time caring for it, the fast-growing, low-maintenance Skyrocket Juniper is a perfect choice. This forgiving tree will reward you with hassle-free greenery for years to come.
Handsome foliage for easy landscaping
Dense foliage with a handsome, dusty gray-green color makes the Skyrocket Juniper an attractive and versatile plant for landscaping or container planting. The tree’s evergreen foliage is as full and green in the depth of winter as it is in mid-summer, so it’s perfect for places where you want a little coverage all winter long.
Tidy without pruning
The Skyrocket Juniper can grow quickly, adding a foot or more per year to its mature height of about 15 feet. It will keep its tall, narrow shape as it matures without the need for trimming or pruning. The tree’s small base makes it a great choice for smaller yards and urban settings.
Plant a row of Skyrocket Junipers as a privacy screen, border, or windbreak, or use them to add interest to your foundation plantings. They’re a great way to add height to your landscaping without adding hassle.
Fast growth without constant watering
Once the Skyrocket Juniper is well established, it is extremely drought-tolerant. It will grow beautifully in most conditions with only occasional watering. It will grow best in full sun, although it can tolerate some shade. The Skyrocket Juniper is cold-tolerant, too, so if your weather tends to the extremes, it’s a good low-maintenance choice. It is also ideal for areas where height is wanted, but there is little room for a wide based tree.
The Skyrocket juniper is a rare plant as you achieve height without sacrificing ground space. With a mature height of over 15 feet, this tree is great for privacy screens and windbreaks. The drought resistance on this upright juniper is unmatched in its class. Once established, it is able to withstand long periods without water.
The dusty blue-green color of the foliage is an attractive point for this tree. The colors remain year round without browning or fading away.
The skyrocket juniper is absolutely maintenance-free. You will never have to trim, stake, or prune to keep your tree looking beautiful. Skyrocket is also pest free with no known problems or insects to infest your plant.
If planted in full sun, it will continue to impress you year after year. It is, however, able to handle small amounts of shade throughout the day.
Skyrocket juniper is ideal for urban gardens and spaces where a tree with a wide base is not wanted. There will always be a perfect place in your garden for this juniper. Plant in beds or foundation plantings, or even along with your shrubs to achieve a one of a kind look.
The most popular Juniper!
This tough, yet attractive Juniper is sure to find a place in your landscape!
The Spartan Juniper is a fast growing, highly durable evergreen with many traits that are quickly increasing its popularity in many parts of the country.
In fact, it's now considered by most growers to be the most popular upright juniper!
Its fantastic tolerance to heat, cold, drought, and salt make it one of the hardiest junipers you can find. Extremely easy to grow, no matter where you live!
It grows in a columnar shape with very dense branches and reaches a mature height of 15-20 feet, making it a good selection for those desiring a privacy hedge or wind barrier.
While the Spartan grows best in full sun, it easily adapts to partial sun and even partial shade!
Not picky about its growing conditions, this tough Juniper thrives in virtually all soil types and conditions. Ideal for zones 5-9.
Another Juniper variety, the fast-growing, coniferous shrub, Hollywood Juniper can reach a height of 15 feet and a width of 10 feet. It is considered one of the most artistic of the evergreens because of its naturally-twisted, upright-spiraling branches. This dark bluish-green shrub presents a striking contrast against light-colored backgrounds. Its unique appearance makes a bold statement in any garden design.
The Hollywood Juniper thrives in full sun, and it grows best in well-drained soil. Drought-tolerant, it requires minimal water and attention once it is established, making it very easy to care for. It is among the most disease and pest-resistant of all evergreens.
This "Jewel of the Junipers" is salt-tolerant and wind-tolerant, making it a good choice for coastal locations. It grows best in Growing Zones 5-9, and it is cold-hardy to -20°F.
Although the Hollywood Juniper can reach a large height and breadth relatively rapidly, you can always prune it to keep it smaller. Pruning is sometimes done to make it fit into smaller spaces.
Hollywood Juniper is often planted along fences or around the foundation of homes. Steer clear of planting it beneath overhangs which might drop a steady stream of water or snow onto the Juniper, or in other oft-flooded areas, as it does not do well in wet soil.
This coniferous evergreen makes an interesting focal point in the center of a garden, but it also works nicely as a privacy screen or windbreak.
An outstanding topiary
If you are seeking a truly ornamental evergreen with an unusual look that gives anyone who sees it a smile, then Hetz Juniper is one lively tree that is certain to appeal. In fact, it just has a downright fun look.
Hetz Juniper Poodle is a Juniper shrub that’s been sculpted into a specific topiary design. This poodle effect will have a single upright trunk and can be designed with a solitary ball of foliage artistically shaped to look like the pom-pom at the tip of a poodle’s tail, or tiered with 2, 3, or even 4 evenly spaced pom-poms with the trunk visible between each globe.
Easy to care for, the Hetz Juniper grows year-round and adds color, as well as depth and dimension, to any outdoor space.
Juniper foliage is needle-like, incredibly dense, and typically found in an array of shades from silvery grey to bluish green. Sometimes small berries can be seen forming within the tightly packed growth as well.
The shaped design of Poodle adds an air of formality when flanking your home’s entryway, and also works well as an accent to set off the corners of your home or edge a drive or walkway. It can also provide a quirky and amusing look that doesn’t take itself too seriously when planted among flower beds. Versatile Hetz Juniper can be grown in containers for deck or patio décor.
Drought tolerant, deer and rabbit resistant, and hardy in zones 6-9, this beautiful and adaptable Hetz Juniper has no significant negative characteristics. Happy in full sun to partial shade, this slow-growing ornamental will require minimal pruning to maintain desired size and shape, and is otherwise carefree.