This tree needs to be placed outside all year round. This tree only needs protection in temperatures below -10°C. Junipers should not be over watered and should contain free draining soil. The Juniper can be trained into any style desired if started at a young age. The finest specimens are usually found in the wild where they grow outside of rocks or on hills. With Junipers, deadwood is a huge factor which is a turning point for price of bonsai.