Geographical origins: Around the Mediterranean from Portugal to Syria.
Adult dimensions: Height and width up to 20 (65,6') m and more.
Type of soil: Any.
Hardiness: Can be cultivated to the north of the Loire. Hardy to -20°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Properties 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.
• Pine Trees catalogue
• Conifers catalogue