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Juniperus oxycedrus

Classification

Order: Pinales
   Family: Cupressaceae
            Genus: Juniperus
                        Specie: Juniperus oxycedrus

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Sharp-pointed green leaves in whorls of three; purple-red cones; aromatic wood

Uses: Conifer gardens Hedge Windbreaks Medicinal properties

Zones: 5-10

Description: From the dry hillside forests of southwest Asia and southern Europe, this is a variable large shrub or broadly conical tree to 30 ft (9 m) with a pendulous habit. The fragrant wood produces ?oil of cade? which is used for treating skin diseases. The leave

Growth Habit: Broad conical pendulous habit

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