|'Parsonii' grows to 18 inches by 8 feet or more. Slow grown. Dense short twigs on flat, rather heavy branches. In general, an outstanding, evergreen shrub with dense, upright branches clothed in sharply pointed, bright green needles. Depending on variety, works well as a ground cover, hedge, screen or windbreak. Requires little maintenance. Very tough plant. 'Parsonii' grows to 18 inches tall by 8 feet or more wide. Slow growing. Dense, heavy branches with dark green foliage.