Growth Habit: upright broad
USDA Zone: 4-8
Exposure: full sun
Growing Conditions: Drought tolerant when established
Comments: Soft, long, needles are light green with silver undersides form the structure of this selection of Schwerin's pine. Numerous resinous cones are produced even on young trees. Expect a growth rate of 6-8 inches a year. This pine is an interspecific hybrid of Pinus strobus and Pinus wallichiana. Found by Johann Wieting of Giesselhorst, Germany.
Plant Size: 18-24 inch