A dense, mounded pine with rich green foliage and tight branch structure. Plants maintain a uniform growth habit with little effort and are an excellent complement to other rock garden type conifers. Discovered in 1926 by Eugene Schmidt in the wilds of Bosnia. Plants average 1-2" of growth annually forming a 1' wide mound in 10 years. Selected as a 2009 Collectors Conifer of the Year by the American Conifer Society.