- Common Name(s):
- Jack pine
This tree is resistant to damage by deer.
- 35-50 ft.
- 1 to 2 in. pointed, yellowish brown cones; some cones remain closed
- Sun; range of soil types including deep sand and poor soil; drought tolerant
- Pyramidal in youth; open spreading, shrubby with age
- 30-40 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Slow to moderate
- .7 to 2 in. twisted, stiff dark green needles in bundles of 2; yellow green in winter
NCCES plant id: 2086