Junipers
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Do rats like to nest in Juniper plants?

Zone Panama City BEach, Florida | coralreefcondos added on May 27, 2015 | Answered

We have Juniper planted around our pool and condo. People have told us they have seen rats. We have also been told that rats hide out in juniper. Is this correct?

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shelley
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Answered on May 27, 2015

It is possible that they are woodrats - woodrats like to munch on juniper berries.

Source: http://ag.arizona.edu/yavapai/anr/hort/byg/archive/woodrats2013.html

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