Juniperus horizontalis ‘Wiltonii’
Mature Size: 6″ H X 7′ W
Bloom Time: NA
Description: A stunning groundcover evergreen for home landscape use, featuring steel blue foliage which takes on a purplish tinge in winter, wide spreading and ground-hugging; extremely adaptable and hardy; excellent for trailing over walls.
Ornamental Features: Attractive silvery blue foliage. Leaves are ornamentally significant and turn plum purple in fall. It produces blue berries from late spring right through to late winter.
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a ground-hugging habit of growth. Low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter. Drought tolerant.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)