Eastern Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana) For Sale
Native to central and eastern North America, the Eastern Red Cedar is commonly used as an specimen, evergreen tree hedge, and in windbreaks. Foliage varies from green to blue-green. The heartwood is aromatic and commonly used for cedar chests. Eastern Red Cedar is adaptable to most planting sites varying from swamp to dry rocky areas.
Juniperus virginiana is dioecious with the berries appearing on the female plants. Birds enjoy the blue juniper berries. Read more on how the Native Americans used eastern red cedar teas for ailments from arthritis to backaches, coughing, pneumonia, as a sedative and more.
Planting cedar trees on your property will attract birds like robins, song sparrows, chipping sparrows and mockingbirds as their favorite nesting trees.
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- Category: Trees
- Plant Type: Evergreen
- Light Requirement: Full Sun
- Soil Condition: Dry, Well Drained, Moist
- Mature Height: 30 - 50ft
- Growth Rate: Medium-growing
- Planting Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
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