Eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana)
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Latin (scientific) name: Juniperus virginiana
Common English name: Eastern redcedar
Other names: Eastern juniper, red juniper
French name: Genévrier de Virginie
Exist on dry sandy soils and rocky ridges.
Often found in pastures and abandoned fields.
3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b
A hardiness zone is a geographically defined area where a given plant is capable of growing. Hardiness zones are based largely on climate, particularly minimum temperatures. Zone 0 covers the harshest areas in Canada for plant species. Higher numbers represent more temperate areas.
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