Pine, White


Description: White Pine's are beautiful trees that are widely used. This evergreen conifer tree reaches a height of 80 feet at maturity. It carries long, soft bluish green needles with large brown cones. Eastern White Pine trees are widely used as a screen or windbreak. It grows rapidly for a pine tree and is pyramidal shaped when young, becoming umbrella-shaped with age. The White Pine tree is long-lived and vigorous. It grows best in full sun or partial shade and in ordinary soil. It can tolerate wet, swampy areas.

Common Name: White Pine

Scientific Name: Pinus strobus

Type: Evergreen, Tree

Exposure: Full Sun - Partial Shade

Size: 50-80' height, 20-40' spread

Foliage Color: Blue/Green

Landscape Use: Screen, Wind Block, Hedge

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 3 - 7

Growth Rate: Fast

Companion Plants: Spruce, Juniper, Hemlock


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