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Pinus pinaster


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Long gray-green needles; attractive bark

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks Timber tree

Zones: 7-10

Description: From the Mediterranean, this conifer reaches 100 ft (30 m) in height and has been the world?s main source of resin, which is extracted by tapping the trunk. Long, gray-green, needle leaves are stiff and shiny, and appear in pairs. It particularly enjoys c

Growth Habit: Conical habit

Comments: Source of resin

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