Name

White Pine (T)

Family Species

Pinus strobus

Wildlife Value

Fair

Average height

90'

Origin

Native

Shade Tolerance

Moderate

Drought Tolerance

Fair

Growth Rate

Rapid

Fruit

Cone

Special Characteristics

Soft 2" Needles

Transplant Size  8" to 16"

 

 

 

General Description

White pines, Pinus strobus, prefer well-drained soil and cool, humid climates, but also grow in boggy areas. In mixed forests, this dominant tree towers over all others, including the large hardwoods. It provides food and shelter for forest birds and mammals.

 

Pests

The white pine weevil (Pissodes strobi) and White Pine Blister Rust (Cronartium ribicola), an introduced fungus, can damage or kill these trees. White-tailed deer.

 

Uses

White pine is used to manufacture furniture, doors and windows, mouldings, interior wood trim and decorative veneers

 

White Pine (bundle of 25)

$35.00Price

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