Mother Lode Creeping Juniper Gift Tree
Give your garden a touch of gold, with the Mother Lode juniper (Juniperus horizontalis "Mother Lode"). This creeping, flat, low-growing, coniferous, evergreen shrub is primarily grown as a ground cover. This ground covering tree can be useful for erosion control on slopes.
It features brilliant gold foliage changing to a golden bronze in the fall and may turn purplish in winter. Use as a focal point in a rock garden, cascading over stone or a bank .
BOTANICAL NAME: Juniperus horizontalis 'Mother Lode' / Mother Lode creeping juniper
COLOR: Yellow or Gold
TRINOMIAL TYPE: Cultivar
GROWTH SHAPE: Prostrate or Ground Covering GROWTH SIZE: Dwarf 3-5 inches per year
GARDEN SIZE: 6' X 4'
DWARF: 3 to 5 inches per year
SUN TO PARTIAL SHADE
RECOMMENDED HARDINESS ZONES: 3-9
Awesome and unique plant
Sent this to my dad. He loved it!