Juniperus scopulorum 'Blue Arrow'

Blue Arrow Juniper

Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Use Blue Arrow Juniper (Juniperus scopulorum 'Blue Arrow') to provide an upward lift in your garden; as an accent or as a hedge to provide privacy and screening. Drought tolerant and easy care, but nonnegotiable in its sun requirements.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low, Occasional


Size: 144 - 168 tall x 24 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Columnar / Narrow, Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Silver / Gray

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Hedges and Screens, Hell Strip, Mixed Border, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Low Water / No Water, Reflected Heat
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Winter / Early Spring, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall, Late Fall / Early Winter
Position / Role: canopy, mid-plane filler
Collections: Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

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