Mountain Pine - Pinus uncinata

Considered to be closely related to Mugho Pines, the same tough characteristics are true for Mountain Pine. Moderately fast growing evergreen developing into a broad pyramidal tree form. Dark green needles year round.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
30-40'
Spread: 
10-20'
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Pyramidal
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.5 (8 votes)

Water regularly until well established. Tolerates most soil conditions once established. Fertilize in spring just before new growth begins. Little pruning is required but a yearly shearing of the new candles when soft will keep the plant more compact. Typically in June.  

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