Pinus mugo pumilio (Shrubby Swiss Pine, Dwarf Mugo Pine)
Pinus mugo pumilio (Shrubby Swiss Pine, Dwarf Mugo Pine) : Slow-growing, tough, and durable; great for shape, texture, and color detail in the garden; requires full sun; prune candles to keep tight and maintain a thick growth habit. The foliage of the Dwarf Mugo Pine is emerald green. Throughout the winter, the needles stay emerald green. The Dwarf Mugo Pine is a thick, multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a rounded shape. Its delicate texture distinguishes it from other landscape plants with coarser leaves. This plant requires little care. When pruning is required, only the current season's new growth should be pruned, with the exception of any dieback.
Botanical Name : Pinus mugo pumilio
Common Name : Shrubby Swiss Pine, Dwarf Mugo Pine
Height : 4 ft
Spread : 4 ft
Germination Info : No pre-treatment required.
Hardiness zone : 3-8
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 4250