Pinus radiata 'Aurea'
Description: An attractive conical shape when young, eventually forming a large, broad-topped tree, with very striking golden yellow foliage especially in the winter. Brown cones are produced in clusters on mature trees.
History: Raised in New Zealand around 1910.
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): 5m x 2m