Botanical Name: Juniperus chinensis pfitzeriana aurea 'Gold Star'
Mature Height: 2.5 ft
Mature Width: 6 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate ( 5" - 8" avg per yr )
Zone: Hardy to zone 3
Light: Full sun to partial shade.
Soil Preference: Average to slightly acidic & sandy - well drained. Will adapt to wide range of soil conditions - drainage is a must. Mulching recommended.
Foliage Color & Texture: Evergreen - very typical of most juniper varieties - especially the Pfitzer types. Slightly more needlelike foliage than either Blue Pfitzer, or Gold Lace. Color is a good medium green base that is highlighted / tipped in bright golden yellow. These highlights will fade during the winter months, but return with the onset of spring & warmer weather.
Flower, Cone, Or Berry Facts: None to mention with this particular variety.