Juniperus media mint Bonsai -

Juniperus media mint Bonsai -
For a larger view click on the thumbnail
Juniperus media mint Bonsai -

Products description

It is commonly used in horticulture as an ornamental shrub, but is too small to have any general wood usage. In Scandinavia, however, juniper wood is used for making containers for storing small quantities of dairy products such as butter and cheese, and also for making wooden butter knives.


Its astringent blue-black seed cones, commonly known as "juniper berries", are too bitter to eat raw and are usually sold dried and used to flavour meats, sauces, and stuffings. They are generally crushed before use to release their flavour. The cones are used to flavour gin. In fact, the word 'gin' is derived from the French word for juniper berry, genièvre, which is the name for gin in France. The Slovak national alcoholic beverage Borovička is also flavoured with juniper berry extract.

available species:

 

125 cm - 150 cm width

150 cm - 175 cm height

 



Product 27 of 69 in this category« first | « back | Overview  | next » | last »

- Time for planting with BotanicGroup -

Simply send us your need plant list per e-mail, they immediately
receive our best offer.

Customers who bought this product also bought the following products: