Pinus mugo pumilo – Dwarf Mugo Pine
Spread: 2-4’ (Dwarf mound shape, very dense)
Hardiness: Zones 3-7 (All of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, South and North Dakota, and Nebraska). Seed source is Italy.
Growth Rate: Slow-very slow, can be controlled by pruning.
Common Ailments: None serious
Foliage: Short needles, rich green color.
Preferred Soil: ph 6-8, tolerant of high alkalinity, full sun.
Attributes: A very durable and compactly mounded shrub, usually grown in foundation plantings.