Austrian pine 'Moseri' Pinus nigra 'Moseri'

Austrian pine 'Moseri'


'Moseri' is a slow growing, compact, dwarf pine of irregular, broadly pyramidal shape. Needles in shorter tufts at the end of the branches are bright green in summer become golden-yellow in winter

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      Austrian pine 'Moseri'

    • Common names

      Pinus nigra 'Pygmaea', Pinus nigra subsp. laricio 'Moseri'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      1-1.5 metres

    • Spread

      1-1.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Low Maintenance City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Architectural Coastal

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by grafting in late winter

  • insectPests

    May be attacked by adelgids, aphids and sawfly larvae

  • microbeDiseases

    May be subject to pine needle cast