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On my last visit to Aichi-in, Juan Andrade and I took some time to compare the different foliage in some of the junipers needle in the garden.
juniper needle foliage
It can not be a great difference in the size of the sheets between specimens. If you are working with a small tree, smaller foliage is desirable.
Juniper small needle
The foliage juniper below is good but not as compact as the foliage of the above samples.
The foliage below is a little big for a small tree of this type.
Here is another tree with compact foliage.
Size foliage is less important for the larger specimens, although the color of the needle, health, and density of all the material for these trees. Here are two of the largest specimens in the garden.
large juniper needle
Needle juniper – fun deadwood
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