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Juniperus virginiana

Eastern Red Cedar

Plant Features:

Category: Evergreen

  • Broad cone shaped Evergreen.
  • Medium green foliage all year.

Height: 30-40 ft

Spread: 10-12 ft

Hardiness Zone: 3


  • Evergreen
  • Drought Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Conical
  • Upright

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Winter

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil


Works great as a screen, windbreak or specimen. Native to central and eastern US.

Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerates poor soils, dry locations.

Will not tolerate wet locations