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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 a 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'

Blue Shag Eastern White Pine Blue Shag Eastern White Pine
(Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag')
Dwarf Eastern White Pine Dwarf Eastern White Pine
(Pinus strobus 'Nana')
Morel Dwarf Red Pine Morel Dwarf Red Pine
(Pinus resinosa 'Morel')