A densely branched, low-growing conifer that gracefully spreads to form mounds of soft, scale-like, rich green foliage. An excellent conifer for use as a large scale groundcover, on banks and slopes, or as a rock garden accent. Evergreen.
Common Name: Tamarix Juniper
Botanical Name: Juniperus sabina var. tamariscifolia
Watering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
Botanical Pronunciation:ju-NIP-er-us sa-BI-na tam-ar-iss-sif-FOH-lee-a
Plant type:Shrub, Conifer
Growth habit:Mounding, Spreading
Average landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 30 in. tall, spreading 10 to 15 ft. wide.
Special features:Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Blooms:Conifer; prized for foliage.
Garden styleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic