The Green Hetzi Columnar Juniper (Juniperus chinensis ‘Hetzi columnaris’) is a classic ornamental tree that’s sure to impress! This conifer produces rich green evergreen foliage and grows with a naturally pyramidal growth habit. No pruning required! Therefore, this is a perfect tree for anyone that wants some stately and formal ornamental trees without the hassle of providing any additional maintenance. This foliage is fast-growing, so it reaches its mature size of 15 feet tall and 5 feet wide quicker than many similar selections. It’s a notably easy-care variety that has low water requirements once fully established.
This Juniper Tree thrives as a low-maintenance privacy screen. Its dense foliage is guaranteed to lock out prying eyes and provide valuable protection from winds. Furthermore, it’s capable of filtering pollutants, dirt, and dust out of the air from busy roadways, as well as dampen street noise.
This tree shines in container gardens as well. Plant them in large pots on either side of an entryway or along a formal path to create some dynamic texture and shape in your landscape.
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Green Hetzi Columnar Juniper Care
This plant is hardy from USDA Zones 4-9, between -30º and -20º F once fully established.
Plant in Full Sun for best results.
Water 2-3 times per week for the first growing season to establish a deep root system and help ensure the long-term success of your plant.
The Green Hetzi Columnar Juniper grows well in most soil types and qualities, provided that it has good drainage.
Fertilize in spring with a slow-release nitrogen-rich fertilizer in spring to promote.
Spacing your Green Hetzi Columnar Junipers
Plant your Green Hetzi Columnar Junipers 3 feet apart in a single row to create an attractive and practical screen. Need coverage faster? Plant them 3 feet apart on a diagonal in a zigzag pattern to achieve a dense, thick screen more quickly.