Genus - Pinus, Species - virginiana "Wates Gold"
A fairly nondescript tree in summer that becomes a real star in winter. In summer, this tree is a medium green, background plant but with the first frost it turns a bright gold. Its natural form is open but it takes well to poodeling or sculpting. It can be easily shaped for bonsai. Matures to around 8 to 14 feet by 6 to 8 feet. Zone 5 to 7.Go Back