//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.


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.