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Sherwood Compact Mugo Pine

Pinus mugo 'Sherwood Compact'

SKU
04963
A truly dwarf mugo pine, with a wonderful dense habit and rounded, upright shape. Small, densely-needled stems accented in winter by golden tips and shiny whitish fascicles, giving the plant a radiant look. This slow growing evergreen requires no pruning to maintain its neat form. Perfect for use in containers or rock gardens.
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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationPY-nus MEW-goh
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing, compact mound; reaches only 2 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact, Rounded
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDense Habit, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Winterberry (Ilex); Switch Grass (Panicum); Dogwood (Cornus); Barberry (Berberis)

Grows easily in enriched, loamy and well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune only to remove old, damaged or dead branches.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-7

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