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Majestic Beauty® Japanese Black Pine

Pinus thunbergii 'Monina'

SKU
06566
With exceptionally dark green foliage that remains green even in cold weather, this superior selection was chosen for its dense habit and improved resistance to smog and salt damage. Grows somewhat quickly to an attractive pyramidal form, making it an ideal specimen plant. This conifer takes well to shaping and is an excellent choice for bonsai. Evergreen.
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Water regularly - weekly; less once established, more in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationPY-nus thun-BER-jee-eye
Average Size at MaturityFast growing; 40 to 50 ft. tall, 15 to 25 ft. wide or larger with age.
Bloom TimeConifer; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitPyramidal
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseSpecimen, Windbreak, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Tolerates Urban Pollution, Tolerates Road Salt
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly; less once established, more in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Weigela (Weigela); Switch Grass (Panicum); Dogwood (Cornus); Barberry (Berberis)

Provide well-drained, acidic soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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