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Pinus uncinata

More About Pinus uncinata

  • Broad upright pyramidal tree form
  • Dark green needles year round
  • Great for screening or as a specimen
  • Fast-growing

Interesting Notes:

Some botanists consider mountain pine to be a  subspecies of Mugo pine. 

Zone:

3

Height:

11-12 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Mountain Pine Growing and Maintenance Tips

As with most pines, mountain pine grows best in a moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. Very adaptable small tree. 


Pinus uncinata Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Habit

Pyramidal
Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Pinus uncinata

Pinus bungeana 'Compacta'

Pinus bungeana 'Compacta'

Compact Lacebark Pine