Juniper 'Blue Rug '
Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltoni'
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Blue Rug Juniper, Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltonii', will carpet your landscape in beautiful, silver-blue foliage. This is an extremely durable evergreen shrub that hugs the ground with trailing branches. Planted on a hillside or rock garden, its aesthetic beauty will be noticed throughout the season. It is also very effectively used with upright, broadleaf plants to contrast texture. Use purple species near to pull out the subtle plum hues Blue Rug Juniper often displays. Easy to grow and maintain, this gorgeous plant is tough enough for a seacoast garden escape and trouble-free enough for the busy gardener.
|Botanical Name:||Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltoni'|
|Growing Zones:||3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9|
|Light Requirements:||Full Sun , Partial Shade|
|Mature Height:||4-6 in.|
|Mature Spread:||6-8 ft.|
|Uses:||Beds and Borders , Coastal Areas , Ground Cover , Rock Gardens , Slopes|
|Characteristics:||Attracts Birds , Disease Resistant , Drought Tolerant , Evergreen|
When will my order ship?
We do our best to ship your order as soon as possible. Orders generally ship out within 1-3 business days.
How will my order be shipped?
Your order will be shipped either FedEx Ground or USPS Priority Mail, depending on the size of the order. Once shipped, your order will arrive in 2-5 business days.
How much does shipping cost?
All orders over $69 ship free. Orders under $69 ship for a flat rate of $11.95.
Do you guarantee your plants?
Yes. If, in the rare case your plants are damaged upon arrival, just contact us within 7 days and a full refund or exchange will be issued for those plants.
Will this plant grow where I live?
The hardiness zones that each plant will grow in are listed in the product description. Please make sure that the plants are rated for the zone you live in. If you don't know what zone you are in, check out our zone map to find out.
If I order now, can I delay shipping for sometime in the future?
Sure. After placing your order, just send us an email with your order number and the date you would like your order delivered.
Do you ship this time of year?
Yes. Our plants are very well established and shipped with the container and soil intact. This allows us to ship the plants year round without compromising the health of the plants. In cases of extreme weather, we may choose to delay shipment for a short period in order to protect your order from the harsh conditions. If this happens, you will be notified immediately with the expected shipping date.
Do you have a catalog?
No. In an effort to reduce the amount of paper we use, we have decided to make our catalog available exclusively online.
We promise to only send you high quality, well rooted, healthy plants. If, in the rare case your plants are damaged upon arrival, or you are not completely satisfied, contact us right away and a full refund or exchange will be issued for those plants.
All of our plants are container grown and shipped with the soil and roots fully intact. We DO NOT ship your plants bareroot. Being shipped as a containered plant greatly reduces the risk of the plant not surving the transit to your home. We guarantee that you will receive a healthy plant that is ready to thrive! We offer various different sizes of potted plants.
Our container sizes include:
3.5" Pot: 3.5" wide by 3.5" tall
1 Gallon Container: 6" wide by 7" tall
2 Gallon Container: 8 1/2" wide by 8 1/2" tall
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How far apart should Blue Rug Juniper be spaced when planting?
24" between plant centers is recommended. This will allow them to fill in relatively quickly while still providing each plant with some room to grow.
How many junipers would I need for a 80-11' rectangular area?
I'd recommend planting them 24" apart between plant centers. So for an 880sqft area, you'd need aproximately 220 plants. I used the following plant spacing calculator to come up with that number... http://www.midwestgroundcovers.com/index.cfm