Pinus densiflora 'Oculus-draconis'
- Common Name(s):
- Dragon's-eye pine
Bark cracks to reveal orange colored bark. This tree is resistant to damage by deer.
- 20-40 ft.
- Sun; moist well drained soil
- Open pendulous habit when young; with age develops a twisted trunk and flat top, spreading crown; irregular; picturesque
- 15-20 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- 3 to 5 in. slightly twisted needles in bundles of 5; has 2 yellow bands on each needle; bands fade in winter
NCCES plant id: 2089