Chinese Juniper. Outstanding, evergreen shrub with dense, upright branches clothed in sharply pointed needles. Depending on variety, works well as a ground cover, hedge, screen or windbreak. Requires little maintenance. Very tough plant. Grows 5 to 7 feet high. It is semi-erect with light blue foliage. Grows well in every kind of soil and climate. Keep in a sunny place, in warm or cold areas alike, better if windy. Fertilise moderately using either organic or chemical slow release fertilisers. Treat twice in winter with white oil, treat again twice preventively with an acaricide in summer.