Juniperus sect. Sabina
16: 291. 1841.
Trees or shrubs, if shrubs, prostrate to decumbent or upright. Adult leaves opposite in 4 ranks or in whorls of 3, of 2 kinds on same branchlet, whip leaves (subulate, spreading) and scalelike (appressed or with spreading apex), both without basal abscission zone. Cones terminal.