Pinus contorta var. contorta
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing to 20 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Conifer; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Specimen, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Lily of the Valley Shrub (Pieris); Winter Daphne (Daphne); Astilbe (Astilbe)|
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: 4-10