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Bluestem Joint Fir

  • Does not tolerate wet, poor draining soil
  • Can spread in ideal conditions - dig up rooted spreaders to control or let it naturalize an area
  • Closely related to conifers
  • Can be cut back hard when old and over-grown
Scientific Name:
Ephedra equisetina
Zone: 4
Mature Height: 4-5'
Mature Spread: 6-8'
Type: Evergreen
Size: Average
Bloom Time: Spring
Fruiting: Ornamental
Flower Color:
Yellow
Fall Color:
None
Attributes:
Full Sun
Full Sun
Semi-Shade
Semi-Shade
Xeric
Xeric
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant