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Pinus bungeana


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Stiff aromatic leaves; egg-shaped cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks

Zones: 5-9

Description: This is a 60 ft (18 m) tall, multi-trunked tree from the mountains of northwestern China. The stiff leaves are 3 in (8 cm) long, giving off the smell of turpentine when crushed. Small egg-shaped cones occur singly or in pairs and feature a small prickle t

Growth Habit: Multi-trunked habit

Comments: Not often seen in cultivation

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