Southern Yellow Pine Seedlings
- Latin Name- Pinus rigida Hardy Planting Zone-7-9 Mature Height-80-100 Width-30-40 Sun or Shade- Full shade
- THIS PLANT CAN NOT SHIP TO THE FOLLOWING STATES:
- HI, MT
Southern Yellow Pine Seedlings - Pinus Palustris
The yellow pine tree is a beautiful and vibrant tree that can thrive in various habitats is the yellow pine. Also known as the "Ponderosa" pine, these statuesque trees have been a staple of American culture. These pines are the most wide spread of all pine trees in the U.S. and can be distinguished easily by their yellow or orange bark. The strong wood of these trees has been used for various purposes throughout history, including construction and building canoes. The long pine needles of this tree are a lively bright green that immediately catches the eye. People have been known to use these pine needles for holiday decorations because of their signature beauty. Characteristic of pine trees, they also grow very large pine cones that can remain on the tree for up to 20 years. Yellow pine trees produce both male and female cones every three years. These cones then produce numerous seedlings which sprout often. These gorgeous trees can grow exceptionally tall, making them a monumental addition to any landscape. They are incredibly easy to grow, with their only requirements being a lot of sunlight and good drainage.
large. It is quick growing and will grow as much as three feet in a single year. It will love soils that are clay or sandy in composition, but can adapt to others as well. It will need a full sun environment and is perfect for wind blocking and providing some extra shade in the landscape area.