Juniperus communis (Common Juniper)
Family:
Cupressaceae (Cypress)
  
Common Juniper is a shrublike plant that grows in the understory of forests. Fruits are blue-gray cones that look like berries.

Vegetation zone:  Foothills, Montane, Subalpine
Time of bloom:  March - May
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers