Pinus koraiensis ‘Blue Ball’

Blue Ball Korean Pine Pinus koraiensis ‘Blue Ball’ is a dwarf selection of Korean Pine with blue green needles that emphasize the blue. Short stiff branches and long needles form a globe shaped plant that has a bit of irregularity to it. Hardy and adaptable, with minimal disease or insect problems, ‘Blue Ball’ has great […]

Pinus sylvestris ‘Trollguld’

Trollguld Scots Pine Intense yellow foliage persists all year-round. Growing naturally, Pinus sylvestris ‘Trollguld’ will have a full-figured, broad upright, conical habit although it responds well to an annual shearing if a tighter form is desired. Full sun will bring the brightest color, but some afternoon shade may prevent the possibility of sunscald in the […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Smidtii’

Smidt Bosnian Pine One of the nicest of the Bosnian Pine cultivars, this choice miniature deserves a prominent position in a very small space, such as a container or rock garden. A rare, highly desirable cultivar, Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Smidtii’ maintains its neat, compact habit without any pruning, shaping or shearing. The extremely small bush with tightly […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Mint Truffle’

Mint Truffle Bosnian Pine Shaped more like a broad teardrop than a gourmet truffle, the highly useful Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Mint Truffle’ is nevertheless a wonderful treat. Dense, finely textured, green needles cover every shoot completely (in contrast to some cultivars that reveal bare stems). Characterized by restrained, slow growth, gently incurving branches and a compact, well-proportioned form, […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Malink’

Malink Bosnian Pine You just can’t lose with a Bosnian pine and Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Malink’ is sure to fill your plant palette. Very dense and uniform, ’Malink’ has a broadly upright form that wears the characteristic needles that are considered by some to be the finest green in the conifer world. Natural multi-year needle retention results […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Iseli Fastigiate’

Iseli Fastigiate Bosnian Pine A superior cultivar to fit today’s smaller outdoor living spaces, the narrow, tall Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Iseli Fastigiate’ provides a stately architectural presence without overwhelming its space. Long, upright branches, covered with pairs of long, lush, dark green needles, practically parallel the trunk, giving the shapely columnar tree a distinctly vertical posture. ‘Iseli Fastigiate’ makes […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Irish Bell’

Irish Bell Bosnian Pine Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Irish Bell’ presents a handsome, broadly pyramidal form that stays compact, neat and well-mannered. Trees gradually widen into a classic bell shape, narrow at the top, broader near the ground and about as wide as tall. A mature ‘Irish Bell’ displays a colony of upright branches, each one decorated with […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Indigo Eyes’

Indigo Eyes Bosnian Pine Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Indigo Eyes’ demands attention and deserves greater use in gardens. From an early age, cones appear up and down every branch, bright blue at first, then gradually softening to brown during summer. Attractive, broadly upright trees develop an open, slightly asymmetrical shape, which affords each tree a unique character […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Emerald Arrow’

Emerald Arrow Bosnian Pine Our ongoing efforts to find improved compact conifers resulted in the discovery of Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Emerald Arrow’. Upright branches on the tall, trim tree display pairs of elegant, dark green needles accented by silvery white fascicles and bark. ‘Emerald Arrow’ gives the impression of being a big tree, yet it stays decidedly narrow. […]

Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Compact Gem’

Compact Gem Bosnian Pine A very slow-growing, narrow tree, Pinus heldreichii (leucodermis) ‘Compact Gem’ is a time-honored treasure for the garden, especially one with limited space. The sturdy Bosnian Pine matures into a dense, well-proportioned, columnar tree that stays trim even after many years. Elegant, long, dark green needles cover the tree’s branches thickly and contribute to […]