Columnar Eastern White Pine

Pinus strobus 'Fastigiata'

A handsome conifer with ascending branches and a very slender, columnar habit. Dense grey green foliage provides year round beauty. Effective used in small groupings or as a specimen. Robust growth habit makes this pine an ideal windbreak or screening plant. Perfect planted in smaller spaces with limited clearance. Evergreen.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Botanical PronunciationPY-nus STROH-bus fas-tih-jee-AY-tuh
Average Size at MaturityGrows to 25 to 40 ft. tall and 10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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