Lodgepole Pine

Pinus contorta latifolia

$59.00$149.00 + GST

A tall, narrow evergreen, native to the rocky mountains. Our Alberta pine. Has a fairly open and loose habit with a strong central leader. Does well in poor, dry conditions. Is rugged and makes a good windbreak. Green needles are held throughout the season.

TYPE Coniferous Tree SUN Full Sun
HEIGHT 40 ft SOIL Well Drained to Dry
SPREAD 10 ft FLOWER Produces Cones
ZONE 2 FRUIT No Fruit
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Latin Name: Pinus contorta latifolia
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Size:

Large size tree

Growth Rate:

Medium growth rate

Canopy:

Typically has a low canopy

Coniferous:

Green needles; interior needles shed

Seed Pods/Samaras:

Produces cones

Deer/Rabbit:

Deer and rabbit resistant

Applications:

Used for vertical accent

Xeriscape:

Xeriscape

Native:

Native plant

Screen/Hedge:

To create a screen/windbreak, Plant at a distance of 10 ft. center to center

Other:

A 4-season tree; Used in naturalized areas

Winter:

Provides winter interest

Sun:

Plant in a full sun location

Drainage:

Adaptable to both dry and moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water

Drought Tolerance:

Considered to be drought tolerant once established

Pollution Tolerance:

Highly tolerant of urban pollution

Soil Acidity:

Prefers acidic soil

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

When pruning is required it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season and remove any die back

Additional information

Pot Size

#5 Pot, #10 Pot

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