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Pinus resinosa 'Morel'

Morel Red Pine

Pine

Comments

An attractive dwarf evergreen shrub, forms a tight mounded ball, very slow growing; an ideal detail plant for home gardens and rock gardens for form and texture

Description

An attractive dwarf evergreen shrub, forms a tight mounded ball, very slow growing; an ideal detail plant for home gardens and rock gardens for form and texture

Landscape Attributes

Morel Red Pine is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Morel Red Pine is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Morel Red Pine will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 70 years or more.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

4 feet

4 feet

sandy

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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