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Scientific Name: Pinus resinosa
Pronunciation: PYE-nus rez-ih-NOE-zuh
Common Name: red pine (seedling)
Family Name: Pinaceae
Plant Type: Conifer
Key ID Features: Needles mostly 2 per fascicle, 8-15 cm long, stiff and brittle, snapping when sharply bent; buds ± reddish brown.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Upright
Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:> 30m
Spread:7 - 10m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: Canada - eastern, U.S. - northeast
Hardiness Rating: Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Forestry
Additional Info: Google
red pine (seedling)
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Needle-like
Arrangement: Fascicles
Texture/ Venation: Leathery
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Summer: Green, Green-yellow
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Acicular
Apices: Acuminate
Margins: Entire
Additional Info: in 2's, twisted

Inflorescence Type: n/a
Flower Morphology:Monoecious plant
Colour (petals): No flowers
Flower Time at Peak:
Additional Info: male cones not produce until the plant is at least 8 years old
Fruit Type: Cone (winged seeds)
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time:
Bark Morphology: Moderately fissured
Bark or Stem Colour: Red, Brown
Organ Modifications: Ectomycorrhizae

Propagation: Seed
Pest Susceptibility: Root rot, Stem borer insects, ( Deer resistant, Drought resistant )
(GNH) GreeNHouse
(NRY) NuRserY
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