Juniperus virginiana | Eastern Red Cedar

The typical conical form of Eastern Red Cedar is attractive in the landscape, but as a tree matures its shape becomes more irregular. Foliage color can vary from gray-green to dark green or even light green, then takes on a reddish tint with winter cold. Blue berries appear on female plants. Accepts a wide range of soils. Canopy coverage: 707 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -40F

Growth Rate: slow, moderate

Height: 50 feet high

Width: 30 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: blue

Flower Season: summer