Juniperus Communis Hibernica

 

Juniperus Communis Hibernica, Irish Juniper. A narrow fast growing evergreen Conifer with sharply pointed, green coloured leaves. Makes an attractive specimen in any situation. Max Height 3m to 5m. Max Spread 30cm.

 

Plant in well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy.

 

General Conifers Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Conifer is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if the Conifer is well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Conifer and area thoroughly
  • Water regular until Conifer is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.