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Pinus flexilis

Common Name(s):
Limber pine
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Adaptable; easy to transplant; long lived; cast dense shade; young shoots can be bent without breaking

Height:
30-60 ft.
Flower:
3 to 6 in. cones; erect when young; turns light brown
Zones:
4-7
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; prefers moist well drained soil but will grow in a wide range of soil types
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Dense; broad pyramidal in youth; low, broad flat topped with age; lower branches die with age; picturesque
Width:
15-35 ft.
Growth Rate:
Slow to moderate
Leaf:
2.5 to 3.5 in. dark bluish green needles in bundles of 5; all side have 3 to 4 white lines; sharp pointed

NCCES plant id: 2094

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