Blue Arrow Juniper Juniperus scopulorum 'Blue Arrow' #10

  • $200.00
    Unit price per 


An improved selection with tight, bright blue foliage and a very narrow, upright form. Perfect as a tall, narrow screen where space is limited. Makes a colorful addition to the garden. Produces silvery blue berries from late spring to late winter. Evergreen.

Easily grown in a wide range of soils, including clay, alkaline and compacted soils; avoid wet, soggy soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

DETAIL

Average Size at Maturity Moderate growing; reaches 12 to 15 ft. tall, only 2 ft. wide.
Bloom Time Conifer; prized for foliage.
Design Ideas This outstanding columnar form is the Italian Cypress of colder climates for lending a decidedly formal or Mediterranean character to gardens.. Plant as a hedge for tall narrow privacy screen. A beautiful dark green background for beds and borders. Use a matched pair to flank art, fountain or gateway. A popular candidate in small irregular groups soften corners and highlight entries in foundation planting. Produces an exceptional dark background for brightly colored accent shrubs and garden art.
Deciduous/ Evergreen Evergreen
Foliage Color Blue-green
Garden Style Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth Habit Narrow
Growth Rate Moderate
Landscape Use Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden
Light Needs Full sun
Soil Needs All-Purpose Plant Food
Special Feature Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution, Tolerates Road Salt
Water Needs Low
Watering Needs Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.