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Pinus cembra 'Glauca Nana'

Also called Arolla Pine


More About Pinus cembra 'Glauca Nana'

  • Slow-growing medium-sized pine with a squat, pyramidal shape
  • Candles are light green in the spring, aging to a blue-green with green undersides
  • A handsome mid-sized specimen for the landscape

Zone:

3

Height:

3-4 m

Spread:

200-300 cm
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Dwarf Swiss Stone Pine Growing and Maintenance Tips

This pine is naturally an open grower, however, pinching the candles in mid-spring will encourage a more compact form.


Pinus cembra 'Glauca Nana' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Pyramidal
Conical
Dwarf

Foliage Color

Blue
Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Pinus cembra 'Glauca Nana'

Pinus sylvestris 'Globosa Viridis'

Pinus sylvestris 'Globosa Viridis'

Dwarf Twisted Scots Pine

Pinus cembra

Pinus cembra

Swiss Stone Pine

Pinus nigra 'Compacta'

Pinus nigra 'Compacta'

Compact Austrian Black Pine

Pinus bungeana 'Compacta'

Pinus bungeana 'Compacta'

Compact Lacebark Pine