Plants of the UNF Campus

Juniperus chinensis ‘Torulosa’ - Hollywood juniper
Family Cupressaceae


About fifty species of Juniper are native to North America, Europe, Asia and north Africa. Juniperus chinensis makes a tall conical tree similar to Florida’s native red cedar. The Hollywood juniper has an open, irregular habit. It grows to about fifteen feet tall. 


See the cultivar ‘Torulosa’ on the west side of the Aquatics Center.


Small tree to about fifteen feet tall.

Care Instructions:

Light: full sun

Water: best in a well-drained soil, drought tolerant

Soil: best in a well-drained soil, otherwise not particular

Hollywood juniper grows well in a sunny, well-drained soil site in northeast Florida.