- Country of manufactureUkraine
- Height40-60 cm
Synonyms: Juniper, Spartan.
Origin/history: the name itself says about the origin.
Description of varieties/advantages: Direct fast growing, Evergreen variety of Juniper. Decorative soft, light - green needles and its form. This plant will decorate your home collection of ornamental plants.
Form: straight, conical.
Size: in the age reaches 3 m. height.
Speed of growth: growth/strengthGrowing. For the season of active growth, gives shoots up to 15 cm. tall and about 5 cm. in width.
Shoots: upright, bluish green, soft, valikoobraznye, decorative curve.
Foliage: Evergreen, light - green (see photo).
Fruit: Numerous shishkoyagody.
Attitude to light/insolation: Grows in open sunny areas.
Relationship to moisture: Planted on moderately wet soils.
Type of soil/ground: Chinese Spartanpredpochitaet grow on fresh, moist, fertile, gumusnyh (rich), loose andSandygarden soils acidic reaction. The most important thing in planting Juniper - thorough preparation acid substrate for planting, unchanging components of which is sour horse (red aka white aka "young") preferably peat sfagnumovyj PH value no higher than 4. 5. With few exceptions, the individual characteristics of soil acidity in the Ukrainian Polissya Marsh (Zhytomyr, Lutsk, Rivne) where can come across sites with acid Wednesday, virtually the rest of the territory of Ukraine, acidic natural the soil is rare. Therefore, the alkaline soil must be obligatorily acidifying.
Application: recommended for small gardens, planting trees, single and group plantings and garden. Used in compositions with various shrubs. Spartan Juniper are planted as hedges.
Juniper, Spartan - Evergreen plant that will beautify your garden even in winter!
Acidity: pH 5. 5 - 6. 5 - plant acidofil (kalcefob) - prefer acidic soil, while feels fine and neutral or even alkaline.
Climatic zone/zone Frost: 5 - absolutely the entire territory of Ukraine (5a - 7b) of Transcarpathia (5b - 6b) to Lugansk (5a - 5b) and Crimea (6a - 7b).