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Tortuga™ Juniper

Tortuga™ Juniper

Juniperus communis 'Tortuga'

Evergreen Drought Tolerant Resists Deer Resists Rabbits Native to North America

Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Flowering Shrubs

Collection: Shrubs
Tags: Proven Winners®, juniper, juniperus

Tortuga juniper is simply one of the toughest evergreens we offer. Simply plant this handsome native juniper in a sunny, well-drained spot and watch it beautify your yard all year long. It naturally grows as a low-mounded groundcover, with pleasing emerald-green foliage. Readily withstands cold, sun, drought, deer, rabbits, air pollution, and even black walnut trees.


Botanical NameJuniperus communis 'Tortuga'
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 2
Patent InfoPPAF, CBRAF
FeaturesDrought Tolerant, Evergreen, Native to North America, Resists Deer, Resists Rabbits

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.