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A picture of a Mugo pine

Mugo pine

Pinus mugo 'Wintergold'

Also known as

Swiss mountain pine, Dwarf pine, European scrub pine, Mountain pine, Pine

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

5m

3m

Min

3m

Mugo 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 Mugo pine

How to propagate Mugo pine

Seed

You can propagate by seed.

Grafting

Grafting.

Other uses of Mugo pine

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