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Pinus balfouriana

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Stiff needle-like leaves; pendulous brown cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks

Zones: 7-9

Description: This tree occurs in the mountains of California, but is very uncommon in the wild. A straight, narrowly conical tree to 50 ft (15 m), it has stiff 1 in (25 mm) needles tightly crowded together in groups of 5 and slightly curved upwards. The pendulous, sym

Growth Habit: Narrowly conical

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