Japanese Black Pine

Common Name:  Japanese Black Pine 

Scientific Name: Pinus thunbergiana   

Location: Pinecone Park

Size: 28 inches diameter at breast height

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Native to:  Japan and Korea

This tree typically grows to:  20-60 feet tall and 20 feet wide 

This tree prefers these conditions:  Medium; full sun.

Special about this tree:  

  • Long, dark green needles in bundles of two.
  • Mature trees often grow in irregular form, which creates visual interest.
  • Bark on mature trees forms tough gray scale patterns.
  • Pine cones.
  • Resistant to deer.

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