- Common Name(s):
- Eastern white pine
Easy to transplant due to wide spreading root system; not tolerant to air pollution or strong wind; tends to die out in zones 7b and 8 due to stress. This tree is resistant to damage by deer.
- 50-80 ft.
- 6 to 8 in. cones; often curved; turns brown with age
- Sun to light shade; fertile, moist, well drained soil
- Medium to fine
- Pyramidal when young; horizontal and ascending spreading branches with age
- 20-40 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 2 to 4 in. slender light green to bluish green needles in bundles of 5; white lines on lower side
NCCES plant id: 2111