Description for Chinese Juniper, Juniperus chinensis expansa variegata
Chinese juniper is the evergreen shrub or tree which grow up to 15 m. The plant has erect branching growth habit. This plant has the needle-like leaves which are cream and green colored. This plant is used for garden screening, hedging, and windbreak.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Chinese Juniper||NA||NA||Up to 15 m||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
The plant can grow into the container in early autumn season. Semi-hardwood cuttings are used for propagation of Chinese Juniper. This plant required full to partial sunlight to grow well.
If plant required re-pooting, use the potting mix as the soil, vermicompost and coco peat (1:1:1) during the spring season.
|Full sun to partail shade.||Well-drained sandy loam soil||Moderately||25 to 35 degree C||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Caring for Chinese Juniper
- Watering should be done early in the morning if the soil is dry.
- Avoid overwatering.
- Required little pruning. Dried plant part should prune for encouraging the new growth.
Typical uses of Chinese Juniper
Special features: Attractive green-cream color foliage
Ornamental use: This plant is used for the ornamental purpose.