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Land Management for Juniper

Juniper (Juniperus communis), is an evergreen shrub that tends to grow in colonies. Juniper is a UK Biodiversity Action Plan priority species. It is in decline, and Scotland supports 80% of the UK juniper population.

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Related FAS Resources

Scotland’s National Priority Species | Helping farmers in Scotland | Farm Advisory Service (

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