Juniperus virginiana

Eastern Red Cedar

Category: Evergreen, Screening | Size: Medium , Narrow | Hardiness Zones: 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 | Growth Rate: Fast | Adaptability: Alkaline Soil Tolerant
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An excellent native conifer that performs in a wide range of environmental conditions. Plant as an individual specimen or as groupings for evergreen screens and windbreaks.

Category: Medium screening tree; evergreen conifer
Hardiness: 3 to 9
Foliage: Medium green, sage-green to blue-green in summer often becoming bronze in winter; variable
Bark: Peeling in reddish brown strips
Texture: Fine
Shape: Variable from columnar to broadly pyramidal
Mature Size: 40 to 50' tall by 8 to 20' wide; extremely variable
Growth Rate: Fast
Adaptability: Adaptable to acid and alkaline soils
Native Habitat: Native to a vast range east of the Rocky Mountains, USA