SCIENTIFIC NAME: Juniperus chinenesis 'Torulosa'
COMMON NAME: Hollywood Chinese Juniper
GARDEN SIZE: 15 ft. x 10 ft.
GROWTH RATE: Fast
USDA ZONE: 5-9
EXPOSURE: Full Sun
WATER & SOIL: Average, well-drained soil; drought tolerant once established. Does not like wet feet.
HABIT (FORM): Upright, twisted branching conifer
FOLIAGE: Evergreen; Medium green scale-like needles
CARE: Tolerates pruning very well. The ideal time is February or March, but they can be pruned any time. Prefers poor soil, so fertilizing isn’t recommended. Could be mulched in the spring if desired.