Tam Juniper

Tam Juniper

Juniperus sabina 'Tamariscifolia'

The tam juniper is one of the most commonly found junipers in Southwest landscapes because they are a low, mounding spreader whose layered branches are covered with attractive, dense, dark green foliage. Deep-rooted and drought tolerant, they make an ideal ground cover shrub or foundation planting. They produce tiny cones and silvery blue berries in summer.

Type of Plant: Conifer Shrub

Distinguishing Characteristics: Foliage is blue green when young maturing to a dark olive green.

Water Use: Low

Flower Color: Red

Sun/Location: Full Sun