Pinus mugo 'Humpy' 1/4 std
Dwarf mountain pine
Pinus is the largest group of conifers in the world, one hundred and thirteen species all evergreen trees or shrubs. It is almost an entirely northern hemisphere genus. There is no fossil record in the southern hemisphere and only one species just crosses the equator in northern Sumatra. Pinus species have attractive bark, developing an irregular outline with age and bearing long needle-like leaves in bundles of two, three or five; conspicuous cones may fall or remain on the tree for years.
Hand grafted and propagated at Lime Cross Nursery, Pinus mugo 'Humpy' 1/4 std is a dwarf, mound-forming, dense shrub growing to 80cm tall and 150cm wide with very short, paired, dark-green needles.
Soil Type: Normal, heavy clay, light sandy, chalk, loam.
Aspect: Full sun.
Foliage Type: Evergreen.
Foliage Colour: Green needles.
Pot Size: 10 litre.
Special Attributes: Rare and a shapely addition to any garden.