Pinus strobus 'Blue Shag'

Blue Shag eastern white pine


Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Slow growing dwarf conifer with soft, fine blue needles on a rounded form. A good plant for a full sun spot in a small garden; it provides great all-season structure.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Afternoon Sun, Full Sun

Water Needs: Average

Description

Size: 30 - 48 tall x 30 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Silver / Gray

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos