//Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta)
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Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta)

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Landscape Use:
Alberta’s provincial tree.
Plant in areas that can handle a large tree.
Chickadees and finches eat the seed through the winter.
Full sun, well-drained and dry is the ideal site.

Special Conditions:
Pines will thrive if planted in mulched beds free of grasses and weeds.
This is a fast growing tree, usually 0.75m per year if it is not overwatered.

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Product Description

Tall often narrow tree up to 25 to 30m in height.
Dark green needles in bundles of two, 6 to 8cm long.
Small cones have sharp bract on scales.
Cones usually hang on for several seasons.