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Pinus syl Aurea
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Pinus sylvestris 'Aurea'


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

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Yellow Green Foliage
Text Tall

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Slow growth rate Slow growth rate
Open space planting Open space planting
Evergreen Evergreen
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Drought tolerant Drought tolerant
Tolerates coastal site Tolerates coastal site
Needs full sun Needs full sun
Don't prune Don't prune