Juniper C. Spartan is a juniper variety with a fast growing dense narrow columnar growth habit. It tapers slightly from the base to the point. Spartan foliage is a rich green color all year. It is a lot like the Skyrocket juniper but is shorter and a little wider than Skyrocket. Spartan Junipers requires no trimming or pruning. They are used as borders or privacy screens and also for lining driveways or sidewalks.
Watering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Botanical Pronunciation:ju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
Growth habit:Columnar, Compact, Narrow
Average landscape size:Quickly reaches 15 ft. tall, 3 to 5 ft. wide.
Special features:Bird Friendly, Compact Form, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Foliage color:Dark Green
Blooms:Conifer; no blooms.
Companion PlantsLilac (Syringa); Rose (Rosa); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Barberry (Berberis)