SCIENTIFIC NAME: Juniperus chinensis
COMMON NAME: Shimpaku Juniper
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: SHIMPAKU JUNIPER is a cold hardy evergreen. Wood can be great material for carving. The is one of the best varieties of Juniper to work on! It is called “King Juniper” because it is the best. Easy to work on, the leaves are soft to touch and not prickly. Native to Japan. Needle like foliage. Great tree for creating Jin & Shari. Juniper likes full/ partial sun and moderate water and fertilizer. Use appropriate winter protection in freezing temperatures.
Image above is a sample picture from our nursery stock. This may not be the exact tree you will receive, but one similar in size. We will select the best tree for you to ship. Be aware it is perfectly normal for leaves, flowers or fruit (if applicable) to drop during shipping.