Blue Shag Eastern White Pine

Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'

SKU
04911
This easy-care conifer has a dense, dwarf habit with short, blue-green needles that are soft to the touch. Adaptable to a wide range of soil conditions and effective in rock gardens, shrub borders or as a small garden specimen. Evergreen.
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Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationPY-nus STROH-bus
Average Size at MaturityReaches only 2 to 4 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary
Growth HabitRounded
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Special FeatureDense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Switch Grass (Panicum); Barberry (Berberis); Dogwood (Cornus); Winterberry (Ilex)

Prefers fertile, well-drained soil, but highly adaptable. Grows best in full sun. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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