Juniperus communis var. jackii
Synonym: Juniperus jackii
A close-up image of the awl-like leaves and pollen cones of Jack's juniper as observed at left near cindery outcrops along the Lookout Mountain Trail, Badger Creek Wilderness......July 13, 2019. The photo at right shows Jack's juniper as seen on the slopes above Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Area......July 4, 2021.
Jack's juniper as observed atop Little Huckleberry Mountain, Gifford Pinchot National Forest......September 11, 2021.