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Arboretum: White Pine

White Pine

Pinus strobus

White Pines are native from New England to Georgia and west to the mid-west. An evergreen with 4" long, 5 bundled needles that are soft with a bluish cast. Can grow to 80' or more. Fast-growing easily transplanted tree that prefers moist, well-drained, acidic soil in full sun. Cones are light brown and up to 8" long. Not very tolerant of salt and pollution.

Family: Pinaceae
Type: Native
Origin: Eastern United States
Season: Spring

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