Eastern Red Cedar

$11.95

$11.95

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Eastern Red Cedar

$11.95

Eastern Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana) is an evergreen tree that stands tall with its dense, pyramidal form. Its aromatic wood and blue berries are its hallmarks. Tolerant of various conditions, it’s a favorite for windbreaks or screens. The Eastern Red Cedar is a symbol of endurance, offering shelter and sustenance to wildlife.

8-12″ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 2-9
Soil pH: 5.5-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Low to moderate, drought-tolerant
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: High
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 30-60′ tall, 8-20′ wide
Plant Spacing: 10-15′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, conical
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Monoecious, requires male and female plants
Pollination Mechanisms: Wind
Bloom Time: March-April
Flower Color: Inconspicuous

Fruit Characteristics

Berry Size: 1/4″
Berry Flavor: Gin-like, resinous
Berry Color and Appearance Blue-gray, berry-like cones
Harvest Time: September-October
Yield & Storage: Low, store in a cool, dry place

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, conical
Foliage Color: Dark green
Lifespan: 150-300 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Moderate
Native Range: Native to Eastern North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Eastern Red Cedar

$11.95

$11.95

In stock