PINUS nigra

Commonly known as Austrian pine

(Syn. austriaca) - Domed tree with dense, spreading branches
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Dense, straight, rigid, dark green leaves 8-16cm (3-6in) long are carried in pairs
  • Height
    30m (100ft)
  • Spread
  • Conifer
    Long-ovoid, yellow-brown female cones are 6-8cm (2½-3in) long
  • Tree
    Fissured, dark brown bark, brown shoots, and broadly ovoid, abruptly acute buds with papery scales
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun

PINUS nigra

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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, sawfly larvae, pine shoot moth, honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Austria, southern Europe, southeastern Europe, Carpathians
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Tolerant of full exposure to sea winds
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf shape
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Any well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
30m (100ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person

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