Prairie Elegance™ Juniper -- Juniperus horizontalis ‘BowDak’ (RFM-22)


Prairie ElegancePrairie Elegance 2A male cultivar selected in the North Dakota Badlands. It produces a very dense carpet, 6 to 12 inches high with excellent vigor. Its clear, bright, almost grass green foliage from April through October is a distinct landscape asset over other named cultivars in the nursery trade. Its foliage takes on a bronzy hue in winter. Best if grown in full sun. Good drought and alkalinity tolerance. Very attractive ground cover. Reaches semi-mature size in about 10 years. Hardy in USDA Zone 2b-3.

Potential Uses or Applications

Nursery stock, ground cover and rock gardens

Development Stage

Plant propagation material can be obtained from NDSU Plant Sciences Department or shrubs from licensed nursery subject to availability.

Patent Status

U.S. Trademark – Prairie Elegance™


This cultivar is available for non-exclusive licensing.

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