Pinus densiflora ‘Tanyosho Compacta’ (syn.‘Umbraculifera Nana’) – unique variation of Japanese red pine;
- thick, hemispherical habit,
- dwarf variation – reaches 80 cm height and 100 width after 10 years,
- soft, light-green needles,
- soil requirements – average, permeable garden soil. Grows well in sunlit and partially shaded positions,
- good for home and oriental gardens and for group planting.
One of the best selections of Japanese red pine is a very thick habit.