Pinus thunbergii ‘Ogi’

Pinus thunbergii ‘Ogi’ (syn. ‘Ogi-matsu’) – one of the most unique Japanese black pine; 

  • compact, irregular habit, 
  • slow growth in early years, after 10 years reaches 1,5 m,
  • medium-length needles; firm and dark-green, 
  • requires permeable, moderate garden soils, 
  • for sunlit or semi-shaded positions,
  • grows well in lee positions, 
  • good for home and collector’s gardens, rockeries and oriental gardens. 

Characterised by fasciated shoots – in  japanese language ‘Ogi’ means a hand fan.