Rocky Mountain juniper
- a juniper, Juniperus scopulorum, of western North America, that yields a soft, reddish wood used for making fences, pencils, etc., and that is also grown as an ornamental.
Origin of Rocky Mountain juniper
First recorded in 1895–1900
Also called Rocky Mountain red cedar.
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