Creeping Siberian Cypress
Microbiota decussata
Height: 12". Spread: 8'.
Light requirement: full sun to part shade.
Growth rate: moderate. Habit: spreading.
Foliage - spring/summer: bright green.
Foliage - fall/winter: bronze-purple.
Fruit: not showy.
Attributes: excellent spreading groundcover.
A good substitute for juniper.