Pinus parviflora 'Venus' / Japanese White Pine

(Jacobson) Slow and compact but not a dwarf. Needles light Blue, much shorter than those of 'Glauca' and much compressed against the twigs.

(Gelderhen & Smith) A small tree, with gray-green foliage, in habit like the common 'Glauca'.

Pinus parviflora 'Venus' Photo taken at The Watnong Collection of The US National Arboretum during May 2006; Washington, D.C.
Photo by Dax Herbst