Creeping Juniper
Juniperus horizontalis MoenchCupressaceae

common name synonyms: Creeping Savin Juniper, Creeping Cedar, Waukegan Juniper, Savinier

scientific name synonyms: var. douglasii, var. variegata, J. hudsonica, J. repens, J. prostrata, J. sabina var. procumbens, var. prostrata, J. viriginiana var. prostrata, Sabina horizontalis, S. prostrata

subclass: Gymnospermae

superorder: Pinidae

order: Pinales

growth form: shrub, subshrub, conifer, gymnosperm

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: North America

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth