Eastern White Pine Tree

Eastern White Pine Tree

Eastern White Pine Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pinus strobus
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to light shade; fertile, moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium to fine
Form:   Pyramidal when young; horizontal and ascending spreading branches with age
Height:   50 to 80'
Weight:   20 to 40'
Leaf:   2 to 4" slender light green to bluish green needles in bundles of 5; white lines on lower side
Flower/Fruit:   6 to 8" cones; often curved; turns brown with age
Comments:    Easy to transplant due to wide spreading root system; not tolerant to air pollution or strong wind; tends to die out in zones 7b and 8 due to
Habit:   Evergreen
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