Andean Gold™ Austrian Pine
Pinus nigra 'Monmel' PPAF
Pronunciation: PY-nus Ny-gruh
|Description||A slower growing, more compact Austrian Pine with showy yellow new growth that ages to light green. Tolerates poor soils, and harsh, drying winds. A showy conifer for windbreaks or for use as an eye-catching landscape specimen.|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Blooms||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 20 to 30 ft. tall, 8 to 15 ft. wide.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer); Winterberry (Ilex); Switch Grass (Panicum); Dogwood (Cornus); Barberry (Berberis)|
|Care||Adaptable to a wide range of soils, except soggy soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates occasional, moderate drought. Apply fertilizer in early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.