Scientific Name: Pinus parviflora Form: Pyramidal - widely
Common Name:Japanese white pine Texture:Medium
Family Name:PinaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Conifer Mature Size (ht. X w.):15 - 22m x
Origin: Canada - eastern, U.S. - northeast Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Needle-like, Fascicles, Soft flexible, Lustrous, Acicular, Serrulate
Flowers: n/a (male cone), Red, Yellow, May- Apr
Fruit: Cone (winged seeds), Brown, Oct- Nov- Sep, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Forestry, Specimen plant, Tall background, Winter interest
Key ID Features:Needles 5 per fascicle, 4-6 cm long, stiff and twisted, appear in brush-like tuft on branches, glossy bluish-green color.