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Pinus albicaulis


Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Pinus
                        Specie: Pinus albicaulis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Smooth gray bark splits with age; yellow-green needle-like leaves; small cones

Uses: Conifer gardens Windbreaks

Zones: 4-8

Description: Native to the mountains of southwestern Canada and northeastern USA, this evergreen tree grows to 30 ft (9 m), but can reach as much as 60 ft (18 m) in the wild. The bark on young trees is smooth and white, but grays and separates with age. This slow-grow

Growth Habit: Conical habit

Comments: Dwarf forms available

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