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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Short twisted leaves; light brown cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks Timber tree

Zones: 2-8

Description: This medium tree growing to 60 ft (18 m) is native to southern Canada and northeastern USA. It is grown elsewhere for timber for pulpwood, telephone poles and railway ties, and is planted for land rehabilitation and for Christmas trees. It is a straight t

Growth Habit: Narrowly conical


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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