Pinus mugo pumilio
Common name: Mountain Pine (Pumilio).
Native: Alps to South-east Europe.
Size and spread (10 years): 1m
Treatment required: Requires pre chill.
Seeds / kg: 132,000
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils including shallow chalk and limestone, although it grows better in slightly acid conditions.
Planting instructions: Can be planted in exposed positions, in cold spots and coastal areas. Prefers sun.
Mature height: 2m