Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'
More About Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'
- Slow-growing, dense, compact, rounded habit
- Short, blue-green needles are soft to the touch
- Use as a specimen in a rock garden or low screening
- Medium-slow growth: 12 cm/yr
Blue Shag 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.
Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag' Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Landscape usesScreening (privacy)