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Pinus strobus 'Horsford Dwarf'

More About Pinus strobus 'Horsford Dwarf'

  • Slow-growing, dwarf, compact, rounded habit
  • Short, lime-green needles are soft to the touch
  • Use as a specimen in a rock garden or in a mixed border

Zone:

3

Height:

50-80 cm

Spread:

60-80 cm
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Horsford Dwarf Eastern White Pine Growing and Maintenance Tips

This pine is naturally a dense grower, however pinching the candles mid-spring will encourage a more compact form, enabling the homeowner to maintain the desired size. Keep clean of dead needles.


Pinus strobus 'Horsford Dwarf' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Dwarf
Compact
Globe

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Pinus strobus 'Horsford Dwarf'

Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'

Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'

Blue Shag Eastern White Pine

Pinus resinosa 'Morel'

Pinus resinosa 'Morel'

Morel Dwarf Red Pine

Pinus strobus 'Nana'

Pinus strobus 'Nana'

Dwarf Eastern White Pine