Juniper procumbens Nana - a classic ground cover for every garden
Japanese creeping juniper is just the right ground cover to grace even large areas in the garden effortlessly yet effectively. The juniper procumbens Nana variety is a dwarf form of the original form and is characterised in particular by its compact and low growth.
Juniper Juniperus procumbens Nana - a special cultivated form for the garden
The natural form of the Japanese juniper comes from southern Japan. There, the conifer grows up to 70 cm tall and covers large areas with its creeping and elongated branches. The Juniperus procumbens Nana variety is a cultivated form that remains considerably smaller with a height of 30 to 40cm. If you want to buy juniper for your garden as a ground cover plant, you will find juniper procumbens Nana among others. This juniper shrub has a number of advantages to offer that make it the ideal ground cover in the garden.
The creeping juniper is robust, undemanding and easy to care for
Its growth is compact. A Japanese creeping juniper spreads out mat-like with its flat branches. This allows it to cover even large areas with its needle-like evergreen foliage. Japanese creeping juniper loves a sunny to semi-shady position and is absolutely undemanding and easy to care for. The juniper shrub can cope with any soil type. Older plants can manage without additional watering, even in summer, and pruning is not absolutely necessary. Nevertheless, the juniper procumbens Nana is well tolerant of pruning, so that you can cut the plant into shape without hesitation if the juniper shrub does not grow as you would like it to.
The juniper procumbens Nana can be pruned without hesitation.
Juniper is versatile and good against weeds
Japanese juniper can be used wherever a little bit of green is needed. Its compact and dense growth makes it the ideal ground cover wherever you want to prevent the spread of unwanted weeds. Japanese Creeping Juniper is a äußerst robust conifer with slow growth. Even without regular pruning, the plant will not spread uncontrollably in the garden. Juniper procumbens Nana is equally suitable for landscaping small and large areas. Due to its rather slow growth, Juniperus procumbens Nana can also be used for planting in the front of walls or as a grave planting. You can also cultivate the procumbens Nana in the garden. Even as a solitary plant in a perennial bed, a Japanese creeping juniper comes into its own. The evergreen juniper procumbens Nana catches the eye with its dense greenery. The flowers and fruits, however, are rather inconspicuous. The simple, but decorative green makes it an attractive ground cover that blends harmoniously into any garden style.
Buy Juniperus procumbens Nana
You will need about 9 plants to cover one square metre
The plants are grown in pots, so you can use Juniperus procumbens Nana all year round.