Pinus nigra 'Helga'
More About Pinus nigra 'Helga'
- Low, rounded, growth habit
- Dwarf evergreen
- Light coloured buds are a contrast to the dark green needles
- A salt tolerant substitution for dwarf mugo pine
Helga Dwarf Austrian Pine Growing and Maintenance Tips
As with most pines, this unusual plant grows best in a well-drained soil. If necessary, pinching the candles in mid-spring will encourage a more compact form. Helga Dwarf Austrian pine is a perfect choice for small space gardens, containers and courtyards.
Pinus nigra 'Helga' Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average