PINUS strobus

Commonly known as Deal pine, Weymouth pine

Cracked black bark in maturity
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Slender, grey-green leaves, carried in fives, are 8-14cm (3-5½in) long
  • Height
    25m (80ft)
  • Spread
    6-8m (20-26ft)
  • Conifer
    Cylindrical, tapered, female cones are 8-15cm (3-6in) long, green ripening to brown
  • Tree
    Upswept branches when young. Smooth grey bark turning black with age. Slender, olive-brown shoots with ovoid-oblong buds.
  • 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 strobus

£17.50 each 

Any 3+ for £13.00 each
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Named after George Waymouth, Devon explorer, early 1600s
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, sawfly larvae, pine shoot moth,
    Place of origin
    North America (Newfoundland to Georgia)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf shape
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Any well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Becoming columnar
25m (80ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  6-8m (20-26ft)

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

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Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
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Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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