This slow growing evergreen has a compact globe shape with excellent color all year. Needles are chartreuse in warmer seasons and turn to a vibrant gold when temperatures drop later in the year. Ambergold does not require yearly pruning and can grow up to 4 feet in height and width in 10 years. It prefers well drained soil and should receive supplemental watering during times of drought. Overall, Pinus mugo Ambergold provides a focal point for any size bed with a clean dense growth pattern and striking color all year round. Hardy in zones 2-7.