Juniper Trees for Sale Online
Juniper Trees are possibly one of the easiest privacy trees to grow. They come in just about every size or shape imaginable. Junipers have developed over the years to have a range of colored foliage. Junipers come in shades of silver-blue to green. The blue foliage and pyramidal shape of the Blue Point Juniper is an easy to grow and a drought-tolerant tree that can be worked into about any garden. Most species of Juniper Trees are drought tolerant and deer resistant and can be found throughout the drier regions of the country. The bottom line is they are one of the easiest growing evergreen trees available today.
Growing Juniper Trees:
Growing junipers is easy as long as you follow a few simple guidelines. Junipers grow best in full sun in any well-drained soil Junipers develop a fibrous root system and typically develop a columnar shape with dense branches. Some juniper species are fast-growing such as the skyrocket juniper which typically grows to about 20 feet tall.
Juniper Trees grow best in hot, dry climates. Once established, Juniper Trees are very tolerant of drought and can go without water for long periods of time. Junipers are able to adapt to a wide range of growing conditions. Juniper Trees can make excellent privacy screens due to their dense foliage, they can also be used as border plantings, foundation plantings, or mixed into borders to add a sense of permanence which is so desperately needed in the winter months.
Blue Point Junipers also make great topiary plants due to their dense foliage and forgiving nature when it comes to pruning. We offer many different topiary Junipers.
Other species, such as the Hollywood Juniper, are planted for their unique growth habits. Juniper Trees usually grow at a moderate rate of at least a foot per year. They do not develop a large root ball so they can be tucked into smaller corners of the garden.
Choosing the right Juniper Tree:
Choosing the right Juniper Tree is easy. Junipers are tolerant of both cold temperatures and hot sunny areas. They are drought tolerant and some are even tolerant of slightly wet locations. Our offerings of Juniper Trees is always growing.
A few of our customer's favorites are listed below. If you cant decide which one is best for you, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our team members will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Juniper Tree Types:
Blue Point Juniper: The Blue Point Juniper is a densely branched evergreen with a naturally pyramidal growing growth habit. The Blue-green foliage of the Blue Point stays consistent year-round and requires little to no pruning once established. This selection is drought tolerant, deer resistant, adaptable to many soil types, and very easy to grow. Makes an excellent low to mid-height privacy screen.
Eastern Red Cedar: The native Eastern Red Cedar or Juniperus virginiana is a large, dense native evergreen tree that is generally seen throughout the eastern United States. Its foliage is a dark blue to green and turns bronze in the winter.
Eastern Red Cedar has a high salt tolerance and can handle just about any soil type so they are safe to be planted by a road where salt may be used in the winter. They can be used as a native privacy screen and are an essential plant to any Native garden or landscape in the Northeast.
We are constantly testing different varieties in our trial gardens which means we are always able to help you with selecting the best juniper for your garden.
Hollywood Juniper: The rustic, twisted form of Hollywood Juniper makes it an interesting specimen or accent plant. Hollywood Juniper does particularly well in coastal environments because of its high tolerance to salt spray. It is also a good choice for privacy screens and windbreaks.
Moonglow Juniper: Moonglow Juniper is a slow-growing evergreen that maintains a slender form while growing to an average height of 12 to 15 feet tall. Due to its compact branching habit, it tends not to be bothered by heavy snow loads. The tight short branches produce deep blue-green foliage that is deer-resistant, and suitable for locations that may experience drought conditions. Moonglow Juniper is sometimes referred to as the Rocky Mountain Juniper.
Skyrocket Juniper: Skyrocket Juniper is a very hardy, fast-growing upright juniper with a very upright columnar growth habit. It can withstand drought & windy conditions better than most upright junipers. Good choice for privacy borders, windbreaks, as well as accent & group plantings. Retains excellent color through the winter.
Blue Point Juniper Spiral Topiary: Juniper Spiral Topiary is a very hardy, fast-growing upright juniper with a pyramidal, columnar growth habit. This medium-sized Juniper features a growth habit with extremely dense branching and blue-green foliage which makes it perfect as a topiary. It is a moderate grower and an excellent specimen. Prune to maintain spiral shape and size.
Blue Point Juniper Two-Ball Topiary: Blue Point Juniper Two Ball Topiary is a very hardy, fast-growing upright juniper with a very dense growth habit. This medium-sized Juniper features a growth habit with extremely dense branching and blue-green foliage. It is a moderate grower and an excellent specimen. Prune to maintain the desired shape and size.
Spartan Juniper Spiral Topiary: The Spartan Juniper Spiral Topiary is a densely branched evergreen Juniper with a naturally pyramidal growing growth habit. It is perfect for use as a topiary. The deep green foliage of the Spartan Juniper stays consistent year-round and requires little to no maintenance once established other than trimming for shape.