Juniperus chinensis Torulosa (syn. 'Kaizuka' or J. c. var. torulosa) Cupressaceae
Hollywood Juniper ju-NIP-er-us chi-NEN-sis
- Conifer, evergreen, shrub/tree, 20-30 ft (6-9 m) high, female,
branches slightly twisted, appear "as tufts of swirling foliage"
(Jacobson, 1996). Leaves scale-like, vivid green.
- Sun. Excellent heat and salt tolerance, widely used in the
California and the southwest.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Exported from Japan to the U.S. about 1920.
- Corvallis: large tree in the parking lot behind The Beanery, 26th and Monroe Ave.