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Burkii Red Cedar

(Juniperus virginiana 'Burkii')



Mature Size:  35-40' x 15-20'

USDA Hardiness Zone:  3-9  (View Hardiness Zone Map)

Root Pruned:  No

Outstanding Characteristics:  Large, fast growing, blue/gray foliage that will have a purple cast on the southern side in the winter, tolerant of poor soils and drought, not for wet sites. Excellent large scale screen.

Notes:  Coarse root system, handle by the root ball only, may require guying on windy sites.

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Tree Sizes


  • Burkii Cedar 15 gallon
  • Burkii Red Cedar 7'
  • Burkii Red Cedar 8'