Pinus schwerinii ‘Wiethorst’ Pinus

Pinus

Description: Long blue needles and large conspicuous cones. A beautiful dwarf pine for a sunny position.

History: A witches broom selected by J Wieting, Germany in 1987. The cultivar name is a combination of the names Wieting and Giesselhorst.

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

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 1.25m x 0.5m 

Attributes

  • Evergreen: Evergreen
  • VS Size: Very small
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Prefers full sun
  • Leaf colour: Blue / Green

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