Pinus sylvestris
SCOTS PINE
Pinaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree or conifer

Hardiness zones: 2-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
30m
Plant habit
 
9m

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Origins: Europe-W Russia, Russia

Other Botanical Names: Pinus binatofolio, P. borealis [illegiti.], P. cretacea, P. ericetorum, P. erzeroomica, P. fominii, P. frieseana, P. genevensis, P. genovensis, P. hagenaviensis, P. krylovii, P. lapponica, P. montana [illegit.], P. mughus [illegit.], P. resinosa [illegit.], P. rigensis, P. rubra, P. scariosa, P. tartarica

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Pinus sylvestris
SCOTS PINE
Pinaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree or conifer

Hardiness zones: 2-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
30m
Plant habit
 
9m

FEATURES

Flowers: n/a

Leaves: blue-green

Ornamental Fruit: cone

Bark & Stems: purple-grey , red-brown, orange below and flaky higher, furrowed stems


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits oriental designs

Uses: shade tree, informal screen, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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