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Pinus pumila

Classification

Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Pinus
                        Specie: Pinus pumila

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Dense, glossy, twisted needles; yellow-brown cones

Uses: Conifer gardens Rock gardens Containers Bonsai Ground cover

Zones: 5-9

Description: This is a dwarf shrub that rarely reaches 10 ft (3 m), but is often a creeping shrub. The glossy needles are very dense and twisted and grow to 3 in (8 cm). The 2 in (5 cm) oval cones are very dark when young but mature to a yellow-brown. It occurs in ext

Growth Habit: Spreading habit

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