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Pinus canariensis


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 130 ft (40 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Reddish brown bark; shiny brown cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks

Zones: 8-11

Description: This tree from the Canary Islands grows to 130 ft (40 m) with a straight solid main trunk and a dense oval crown of 6?12 in (15?30 cm) needles that tend to droop. It has attractive, dark, reddish brown bark and shiny, brown cones, and is one of the few pi

Growth Habit: Broad-domed habit

Comments: Has become naturalized in parts of Australia and South Africa

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