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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 165 ft (50 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Blue-green leaves; pendulous cones

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Conifer gardens Windbreaks Shade tree Timber tree Medicinal properties

Zones: 3-9

Description: This is a very tall tree that may reach 165 ft (50 m), with a straight trunk and an irregular crown of horizontal branches. It occurs in southeastern Canada and northeastern USA. The leaves are blue-green and 4 in (10 cm) long, while the pendulous, symmet

Growth Habit: Irregular crown with horizontal branches

Comments: Many cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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