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Mountain Pine

Pinus mugo

Also known as

Dwarf Pine, Drooping Cone Pine, Mugo Pine, Mugo pine, Swiss mountain pine, European scrub pine, Pine

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Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

8m

2.5m

Min

4m

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Mountain Pine Overview

This is a pyramidal or low growing tree or shrub, which is rather slow growing. The 2 dark green sheath are needle-like and about 2 inches long. The oval cones are about 1-2 inches.

Common problems with Mountain Pine

How to propagate Mountain Pine

Seed

You can propagate by seed.

Grafting

Grafting.

Other uses of Mountain Pine

Banks, specimen, ornamental, rock garden, foliage, ground cover. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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