Gold Star Juniper
Juniperus chinensis 'Bakaurea'
|Espoma Bio-Tone Plus Starter Plus||$14.95|
|Mature Height:||2.5 to 3 Feet|
|Mature Width:||8 to 10 feet|
|Classification:||Evergreen ground-cover shrub|
|Flower Color:||Non flowering|
|Foliage:||Dense golden Foliage|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||A truly deer proof shrub|
Gold Star Juniper Shrubs for Sale Online
This spreading evergreen shrub has blue-green inner branches, with eye catching golden yellow outer branches. A colorful accent, border or mass planting.
Spreading evergreen shrub has blue-green inner branches, with eye catching golden yellow outer branches. A colorful accent, border or mass planting.
We suggest when planting your newly purchased Gold Star Juniper plants that you dig a hole twice as wide as the root system but not deeper. Depending on the quality of your existing soil you may need to add a locally sourced compost or topsoil to the back-fill soil. We do not recommend using straight topsoil or compost as a back-fill soil for Gold Star Juniper because more times than not these products will retain entirely to much moisture and will cause the root system to rot. Adding compost or topsoil will help the young feeder roots of Gold Star Juniper to spread through the loose, nutrient rich soil, much easier than if you used solely the existing soil which more times than not will be hard and compacted. The most common cause of plant death after transplanting is planting the new plant to deep. That is why we do not recommend planting in a hole any deeper than the soil line of the plant in the pot. A good rule is that you should still be able to see the soil the plant was grown in after back-filling the hole. Bio-tone starter fertilizer is a great starter fertilizer that provides plants with mycorrhizae fungus. It is a naturally occurring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. It creates a barrier between the roots of the plant and fungus and pathogens that can cause root rot. We love this product and use it on all plants we install in our own gardens. Bio-tone is a gardeners best friend and can help guarantee your success.