This plant is usually found on high mountain elevation, but Pinus Mugo also grows well on any ordinary soil when provided the right conditions. It is a small to medium sized evergreen shrub which has a slow growth rate. Since it does not grow quickly, it is an ideal plant for those who want to decorate their home or office interiors with this plant. It requires full to partial sunlight shade and required well-drained soil. This plant is ideal for decorating the entrance way, embankment, or as a raised planter.