Pinus sylvestris ‘Aurea’ Pinus

Pinus

Description: A particularly special form of the ‘Scots Pine’, slow growing with slender blue green leaves that are temperature sensitive, turning bright golden yellow in the winter months returning to blue green in summer.

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): 4m x 2m

Attributes

  • Do not prune
  • Drought tolerant
  • Evergreen: Evergreen
  • M Size: Medium
  • Growth rate: Slow
  • Leaf colour: Yellow / Green
  • Prefers full sun
  • Open space planting

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