Pinus densiflora--Japanese Red Pine
Hardiness Zones: 3 to 7
Height: 50 ft
Spread: 50 ft
Type: narrow-leaved evergreen tree
Annual Growth Rate: less than 12 inches
Comments: Japanese Red Pine turns yellowish during winter. The bark is reddish and
peeling. A terrific tree for Japanese gardens, or unusual
interest in any landscape. Will grow 15 feet over approximately 12-15
years. The tree prefers a site with full sun and a well-drained, slightly acid soil.
'Jane Kluis' - A rounded plant with bright green needles. Occasionally available as a grafted standard.
'Oculus-draconis' - A fast-growing tree with a wide and upright habit. The needles have distinct yellow bands.
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