Botanical name: Juniperus scopulorum 'Sky Rocket'
Other names: Juniperus virginiana 'Skyrocket', Rocky Mountain juniper 'Skyrocket'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Sky Rocket' _ 'Skyrocket' is a narrow, tall evergreen conifer with grey-blue foliage.
Juniperus scopulorum 'Sky Rocket' is: Evergreen
Foliage: Blue, Grey-green in All seasons
Tree shape: Narrowly columnar
Toxicity: Foliage may cause skin irritation.
Specific diseases: Bark canker
Pruning: Little or no pruning required.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Juniperus scopulorum 'Sky Rocket' (Rocky Mountain juniper 'Skyrocket') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 1m after 20-50 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance, Resistant to pollution, Foliage only
Cultivation: Plant in any well-drained soil. Can tolerate hot sunny sites.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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