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Pinus montezumae

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Pendulous leaves; oval light brown cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks Timber tree

Zones: 9-11

Description: This large tree from southern Mexico and Guatemala eventually reaches 100 ft (30 m). It has a dense conical outline when young, the lower branches spreading and descending with age. The arching or pendulous leaves reach 10 in (25 cm), which is quite long

Growth Habit: Dense conical habit

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