Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks'
  • Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks'

Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks'

£28.00

(Japanese White Pine) An unusual and slow growing Japanese Pine, Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks' has very handsome bright golden needles which stand out particularly well in winter.

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An unusual and slow growing Japanese Pine, Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks' has very handsome bright golden needles which stand out particularly well in winter. The young shoots usually have the most brightly coloured needles, with the more mature needles staying darker blue-green in colour.

Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks' is slow growing and usually has its best display of colourful needles in a position with sun or partial shade. Effectively a shrub in the short term or eventually a very, very small tree in many years.


  • Position: Full sun or dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil. Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks' tolerates nutritionally poor soil but dislikes wet soils with poor drainage.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Very slow.
  • Habit: Pinus parviflora 'Goldilocks' grows to be a shrub in the short term or eventually a very small tree with a conical habit.
    • Height: Eventually up to 2.5 - 4 m (8 - 13 ft) / or up to 80 - 100 cm (3 ft) tall in 10 years
    • Spread: Eventually up to 1.5 - 2 m (5 - 6 ft) / or up to 40 - 60 cm (2 - 2½ft ) in 10 years.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Evergreen, Leaf Colour - Gold/Yellow

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