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Mark with our #5 Pinus Hillside Creeper.

Mark with our #5 Pinus Hillside Creeper.

Pinus sylvestris 'Hillside Creeper'

Hillside Creeper Scotch Pine

Categories: Evergreen

More About Pinus sylvestris 'Hillside Creeper'

  • Fast grower when young, up to 12" per year.
  • Needles are a light green, twisted, in 2's.
  • Very prostrate, densely twisting groundcover.

Interesting Notes:

Excellend choice for open spaces requiring groundcovers and low maintenance gardens.  An excellent stabilizer plant for slopes or banks.  Foliage turns an attractive yellowish green during the winter, complimenting it's unique form.  The ability to tolerate a variety of soils makes it an edeal candidate for urban locations.


2 ft


6-8 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Pinus sylvestris 'Hillside Creeper' Characteristics


  • Vigorous
  • Ground Cover

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color

  • Yellow
  • Green


  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Winter

Soil Moisture

  • Moist, Well-Drained