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Pinus ponderosa SUBSP SCOPULORUM

Pine - Ponderosa

Rugged-looking. Lean. Enduring. If a tree could personify the West, it would surely be the Ponderosa Pine. The Ponderosa Pine is also one of America’s most abundant tree species. It is a mainstay in the lumber industry but has also been put to work in windbreaks, buffer strips, reclamation and mass landscape plantings. Also, a popular specimen or ornamental tree, due to fast growth and interesting features

Our plants come with extra large and fibrous root systems, ready to plant and flourish!

Key Plant Details

zones

Planting Zones:

3, 4, 5, 6, 7

soiltype

Soil Type:

Clay, Sandy, Loamy

site

Light Requirement:

Sun

moisture

Moisture:

Average, Dry, Wet

Plant Characteristics

mature_size

Mature Size:

20-30 foot spread, 60-80 feet in height

growth_rate

Annual Growth Rate:

Fast

solution

Shop By Use:

Deer Resistant, Privacy Screen, Windbreak Selection, Winter Interest

Care Tips

Care Tips - Growing:

A healthy layer of bark mulch will help retain soil moisture.

Care Tips - Pruning:

Pruning not required

Care Tips - Soil:

Prefers moist, well-drained slightly acidic soils for best growth

Care Tips - Uses:

Specimen tree, Windbreak, Screen, Erosion control, Timber

Zone Map

This plant will grow in these zones

3-7