Plant Care Blue Star Juniper
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Blue Star Juniper

3.7 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Blue Star Juniper has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly
Blue Star Juniper has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily

Taxonomy

Juniperus squamata
Juniperus
Cupressaceae
Pinales

How to care for Blue Star Juniper

Water

How often to water your Blue Star Juniper

Water needs for Blue Star Juniper
0.5 cups
every 9

Blue Star Juniper needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Blue Star Juniper

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Blue Star Juniper in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Blue Star Juniper: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Blue Star Juniper love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Blue Star Juniper does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Blue Star Juniper in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Star Juniper

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Blue Star Juniper: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Blue Star Juniper after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Blue Star Juniper is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Blue Star Juniper

Blue Star Juniper

Blue Star Juniper


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Blue Star Juniper has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 2
Blue Star Juniper has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Blue Star Juniper has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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07/06/2021

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