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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Bluish green leaves; blue-gray cones

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

Zones: 2-9

Description: Occurring across Europe and northern Asia, this round-crowned tree with a straight trunk eventually reaches 100 ft (30 m) in height, but probably grows to about half that in cultivation. The bluish green leaves occur in pairs and are 21?2 in (6 cm) long,

Growth Habit: Rounded crown

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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