Jack Pine

Pinus banksiana

  • A scrubby pine with an open, irregular shape
  • Long, two-twisted needles are olive-green in colour
  • Light brown cones will remain on the tree for several years
  • Gray to reddish-brown bark will fissure with age

ZONE:
2

HEIGHT:
10-15 m

SPREAD:
6-9 m

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:


Best growth is in areas with cool summers and cold winters. Tolerant of a wide range of soils, it thrives in full sun, in a well-drained, sandy loam. 

Additional Notes about Jack Pine:


Native to Ontario

Characteristics & Attributes


SOIL MOISTURE:
Moist to Average
HABIT:
Pyramidal
FOLIAGE COLOR:
Green
LANDSCAPE USES:
Naturalizing

THESE PLANTS ARE

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