Pinus x schwerinii ‘Wiethorst’ – one of the most interesting pine;
- wide-conical, compact habit,
- moderate growth rate, after 10 years reaches about 2 metres height,
- long, very soft, blue-green needles,
- ornate cones occur even on young plants,
- requires humous, permeable and slightly sour soils,
- planted in oriental gardens, parks and as a solitaire tree.
Very often planted in home gardens. Variation was found in Germany in 1987.