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84N Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Pot Size: 25 litres pot – Height of plant: 175-200 cm.
Delivered by specialised carrier.
124.50 Available
84M Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Pot Size: 18 litres pot – Height of plant: 140-160 cm.
Delivered by specialised carrier.
89.50 Available
84P Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Plant grown in 1,5 liters pot – Height of plant: 90/100 cm (32/40").
29.50 Available
84I Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Plug Plant – Height of plant: 30/40 cm (12/16").
7.50 Available
84J Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 15/20 cm (6/8").
3.95 Available
84Q Umbrella Pine - Pinus pinea
Young plug plant – Height of plant: 15/20 cm (6/8").
Unit price available starting from 10 units purchased.
3.50 Available
8400A FERTILISER TABLET – Fertiliser tablet to place at the bottom of the hole before planting. Slow release over 7 to 8 months. Only 1 tablet in each. 0.40 Available

 

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Umbrella Pine or Stone Pine –
Pinus pinea (latin)
Umbrella Pine - Stone Pine - Pinus pinea

Palombaggia - Corsica

Geographical origins: Around the Mediterranean from Portugal to Syria.

Adult dimensions: Height and width up to 20 (65,6') m and more.

Foliage: Evergreen.

Type of soil: Any.

Hardiness: Can be cultivated to the north of the Loire. Hardy to -20°C.

Exposure: Full sun.

Umbrella Pine - Stone Pine - Pinus pinea
Umbrella Pine - Stone Pine - Pinus pinea

Characteristics and uses:
Characterised by its shape of a parasol. This beautiful tree is used to great effect in the garden. It is also used for creating avenues. This tree can be found growing in forests in the Var, in Spain and in Italy. The seeds are edible and are used sugared and salted. The needles grow in pairs.

List of Pines:
Aleppo Pine (Pinus halepensis), extremely resistant to drought conditions, hardy to -10°C
Austrian Pine (Pinus nigra austriaca), dark bark and foliage
Bosnian pine (Pinus leucodermis), very decorative pine has smooth white and grey bark
Calabrian Pine (Pinus nigra calabrica), humid or chalky soil
Chinese White pine (Pinus armandii), is a rare tree that is often grown by collectors or bonsai lovers
Corsican Pine (Pinus nigra corsicana), dislikes chalky soil
Coulter Pine (Pinus coulteri), its bark is crimson brown
Dwarf Mugo Mughus Pine (Pinus mugo mughus), spreading shape, adult height 1,50m, sought after by bonsai connoisseurs
Dwarf Mugo Pumilio Pine (Pinus mugo pumilio), spreading shape, adult height 5m, sought after by bonsai connoisseurs
Eastern White Pine (Pinus strobus), grey green foliage, pyramidal shape, sought after by bonsai connoisseurs
Jack pine (Pinus banksiana), its wood is used for construction and wood pulp
Japanese Black Pine (Pinus thunbergii), it responds very well to cutting and miniaturising
Japanese Red Pine (Pinus densiflora), gets its name from its bark which becomes a reddish brown colour with age
Jeffrey pine (Pinus jeffreyi), brown bark that is covered with irregular furrows and gives off a scent of lemon and vanilla
Korean pine (Pinus koraiensis), the ideal candidate for growing as a bonsai
Lace back pine (Pinus bungeana), its bark is made up of greyish green or crimson red plates like those of the plane tree
Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda)
Maritime Pine (Pinus pinaster), dislikes chalky soil
Monterrey Pine (Pinus radiata), beautiful ornamental tree, pale foliage, hardy to -15°C
Mountain pine (Pinus montana uncinata), dark bark and foliage
Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris), salmon coloured bark and bluish green foliage
Wollemi Pine (Wollemia nobilis Jones), collectors' tree, acidic soil, hardy to -12°C

See the Pine catalogue
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