Plants By Type
Spruce Pine Tree- Pinus glabra
Spruce Pine Tree is a widely grown evergreen known best for its almost perfect conical growing habits. This tree is the most commonly grown tree used for Christmas Trees. A Pine spruce tree currently holds the world’s oldest tree record. These trees wood can be used in building many types of furniture and even in some musical instruments like guitars. Spruce Pine Trees grow best in areas where the summer is long, hot, and humid, and where the winters are not too cold. This tree grows shorter than other trees and can tolerate the shade from larger trees that shadow it. The Spruce Pine tree can be found growing naturally in swamps and near riverbanks. These trees can grow to become sixty to ninety feet tall and also several feet wide when fully grown. They thrive when planted in moist and well-drained soils and also do great in full sunlight and also fully shaded areas. These trees are perfect for climate zones eight and nine and are also called Pinus Glabra by the botanical name. They supply beautiful green color all year as they display their beautiful pine needles. These trees can be grown and used as wonder Christmas trees for a home. They are very hardy trees, and the wood of these trees can be used a lot in building items. It is also used to make paper. These trees are beautiful when added to a lawn or even a larger natural are. They look outstanding as they can also be decorated during the holidays.