Pinus nigra ‘Bright Eyes’ Pine

Description: A compact, very small tree or conical bush with pale green needles and interesting white winter buds. An extremely hardy variety.

History: Found as a witches broom on Horsell Common, Surrey, 1979.

Pinus Growing Tips: Requires moist but well-drained soil and a sunny position. Copes with all soil types.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2m x 1m 

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Conical
  • Evergreen
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • S Size: Small
  • Drought tolerant
  • Prefers full sun
  • Needs well-draining site

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