Plants By Type
Pitch Pine is a medium sized variety of pine tree and will be best when planted in growth zones five through nine. It is very fire resilient and can tolerate many different soil conditions. This tree will soar upwards of seventy feet in height and will need an environment that has full sunlight. The botanical name for this tree is Pinus Rigida, and it is an evergreen. It will have twisting branches that will somewhat droop, and the form of this tree is almost globular. The needles are a yellow-green color and will be stiff. It also produces pine cones in groups of three to five. These are outstanding trees when grown, and they make wonderful statements on a lawn. They look amazing and bring lots of gorgeous green color and sustains it throughout the entire year. They are very beautiful trees in the spring, summer and fall but especially in the winter months as they are draped in snow. They provide a natural look and feel and also a great plant for birds to congregate during the warmer months of the year. They grow to become very strong and durable, and they can withstand all types of storms and weather conditions. These trees need little-taking care of and are very popular among homeowners and used in lots of beautiful landscaping projects. They need room to grow and become healthy and look amazing on larger lawns and also on smaller lawns. These also add great curb appeal to all locations.