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Pinus coulteri

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Glaucous green needles; large spiny cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Timber tree

Zones: 8-10

Description: From dry mountain slopes in California, this fast-growing statuesque conifer reaches 100 ft (30 m) in height. The long, needle leaves in bundles of 3 are stiff and glaucous-green. Noted for its huge, spiny, brown cones that weigh up to 5 lb (2.3 kg) when

Growth Habit: Spreading conical habit

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