An evergreen tree, the Juniper (Juniperus communis) can reach a height of 6m, but generally remains a low maturing shrub with spreading branches. Berries are green in first year and ripen to dark purple in the second year.
Juniper is one of Britain's native conifers and occurs naturally in a variety of UK locations. Juniper berries are used for flavouring gin. Juniper is also a very popular bonsai tree.
With each tree gift, your tree is presented in a jute drawstring bag with your own personal message and planting instructions.
The current height of this tree is approximately 20-40cm and it can be planted out all year round.
RHS Perfect for Pollinators in Spring and Summer.
- Plant in dry and shady sites
- Likes most soil types
- Garden tree or hedging plant
- Widespread in the UK