Juniperus ch. Old Gold - Single Plants
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This offering is for single plants of this variety. These are growing in 4 inch containers.

 

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerant of a wide variety of soils including clay. Intolerant of wet soils. Tolerant of some drought once established. Also tolerant of many city air pollutants. Pruning may help maintain compact habit.

 

Juniperus x pfitzeriana is a hybrid designation that includes certain cultivars that are crosses between Juniperus chinensis and Juniperus sabina. Such cultivars in the Pfitzer Group are sometimes commonly called pfitzer juniper.

‘Old Gold’ is a compact, spreading, evergreen shrub that typically grows 2-3’ tall and 4-5’ wide over the first 10 years. It is sometimes designated as a mutation or sport of 'Pfitzeriana Aurea'. As the cultivar name suggests, it is noted for its bronze-gold foliage which retains good color throughout winter. Foliage is primarily scale like (adult) with some awl-shape (juvenile) needles. Grootendorst 1958.

'Old Gold' is currently sold in commerce as a cultivar of Juniperus chinensisJuniperus x media or Juniperus x pfitzeriana. Zones 4 to 9.


  • Item #: HHN-LS042

Juniperus ch. Old Gold - Single Plants

Price: $9.75
Sale Price: $2.00
Availability: Out-of-Stock