Sargent juniper

variants: or less commonly Sargent's juniper

Definition of Sargent juniper

: a low spreading Chinese juniper (Juniperus chinensis sargentii) that has needle-pointed leaves on many conspicuous twigs and is used as an ornamental

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History and Etymology for Sargent juniper

probably after Charles Sprague Sargent †1927

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“Sargent juniper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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