Juniperus horizontalis ‘Plumosa compacta’ – Andorra Compact Juniper
Spread: 3-4’ (low globular ovate form, good density).
Hardiness: Zone 3b-7
Foliage: Light grayish-green with a tinge of purplish-brown in winter.
Growth Rate: Slow semi-dwarf
Preferred Soil: ph 6-8, good adaptability
Common Ailments: Can get juniper blight in an hot humid environment.
Attributes: This compact form is a mutation of Plumosa, and was chosen for its nice density and shape along with the unusual coloring. It grows out from a single stem and develops into a pin cushion shape.