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Pinus strobus nana 'Blue Shag'

Blue Shag dwf White Pine

Plant Features:


Category: Evergreen

  • Fast grower.
  • Densely compact form.
  • Needles are short, with green above, and silver gray bands below.
  • Can not tolerate urban air conditions.

Height: 2-4 ft


Spread: 2-4 ft


Hardiness Zone: 3


Attributes:

  • Specimen
  • Border or Bed
  • Foundation planting
  • Rock Garden
  • Fast Growing

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Foliage Color:

  • Green
  • Silver

Habit:

  • Globose

Soil Moisture:

  • Fertile
  • Moist, Well-Drained

Comments:

A very soft looking evergreen due to the length and number of needles.  This dwarf Eastern White Pine is effective in rock gardens, as part of a foundation planting or in a shrub border.  A good specimen plant.

Blue Shag White Pine in the landscape.

Blue Shag White Pine in the landscape.

#2, #5, & #10 pot Blue Shag at Oregon Pride.

#2, #5, & #10 pot Blue Shag at Oregon Pride.