Pinus mugo CARSTEN’S WINTERGOLD Carsten's Wintergold was chosen “Collector’s Conifer of The Year” in 2013 by The American Conifer Society. It is a small dwarf green mugo which turns to intense winter gold and is easy to grow. Plant in full sun water in well drained soil. Water moderately the first few seasons then it will take some drought. Let grow untrimmed naturally to 2 ' high x 3' wide at 10 years forming a small attractive mound. Hardy in Zones 8 down to the cold of Zone 2. Photos show mature plants. Shipping size 2 year grafted plants 5-6 inches tall.