Limber Pine Tree

Limber Pine Tree

Limber Pine Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pinus flexilis
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; prefers moist well drained soil but will grow in a wide range of soil types
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Dense; broad pyramidal in youth; low, broad flat topped with age; lower branches die with age; picturesque
Height:   30 to 60'
Weight:   15 to 35'
Leaf:   2.5 to 3.5" dark bluish green needles in bundles of 5; all side have 3 to 4 white lines; sharp pointed
Flower/Fruit:   3 to 6" cones; erect when young; turns light brown
Comments:    Adaptable; easy to transplant; long lived; cast dense shade; young shoots can be bent without breaking
Habit:   Evergreen
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