Pinus sylvestris 'Hillside Creeper'

Hillside Creeper Scotch Pine

Plant Features:


Category: Evergreen

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

Height: 2 ft


Spread: 6-8 ft


Hardiness Zone: 3


Attributes:

  • Vigorous
  • Ground Cover

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Yellow
  • Green

Habit:

  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Winter

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained

Comments:

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.

Mark with our #5 Pinus Hillside Creeper.

Mark with our #5 Pinus Hillside Creeper.

Keith with a mature Hillside Creeper in the landscape.

Keith with a mature Hillside Creeper in the landscape.