common juniper

(Juniperus communis var. depressa)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

LC - Least Concern

common juniper

NatureServe

N5 - Secure

SNR - Unranked

Minnesota

not listed

Wetland
Indicator
Status

Great Plains

UPL - Obligate upland

Midwest

UPL - Obligate upland

Northcentral & Northeast

FACU - Facultative upland

 

Nativity

Native

Occurrence

 

Habitat

Dry. Sand barrens, rocky soil, slopes, exposed ridges.

Pollination

 

     
Height

12 to 48

     

Identification

 

 
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Species

 


Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28.

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Taxonomy

Family:

Cupressaceae (cypress)

 
Synonyms

Juniperus canadensis

Juniperus communis ssp. depressa

Juniperus depressa

 
Common
Names

bush juniper

common juniper

dwarf juniper


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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