Plant types and subtypes: Trees & Shrubs, Trees, Evergreens, Conifers
Light Requirements: sun
Water Use: low
Soil Moisture: dry
Soil Description: acid, loam, sand, gravel/rock
Height: 50'-75' +
Bloom Time: March, April, May
Bloom Color: red, brown
Leaf Color: green
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6
Additional Tags: attracts birds, drought tolerant, evergreen, fall interest, ornamental foliage, shade garden plant, showy fruit
Pricing & Availability
Pinus resinosaAlso known as:
A large evergreen conifer with a broad, symmetrical form. Its broad canopy makes it an effective shade tree.
Easy to grow in average, well drained, sandy soils. Is drought resistant, but should be considered a cold climate tree. Zones 3-6.
Commonly harvested for its lumber which is used in the construction industry, as well as for its pulp.
Native Range & Classification
Recorded County Distribution: USDA data
CT, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WI, WV
USDA Endangered Status:
- Endangered: CT, IL, NJ
|Species||Pinus resinosa||red pine|