During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Eastern White Pine
The Eastern White Pine, Pinus Strobus, is a beautiful landscape pine extensively used throughout much of North America. This evergreen conifer tree is a truly magnificent tree attaining a height of 80 feet at maturity with a diameter of two to three feet!
It carries long, soft bluish green needles with large brown cones. Eastern White Pine grows rapidly for a pine tree and is pyramidal shaped when young, becoming umbrella-shaped with age.
This pine takes six to eight years to produce a six-foot tree on good sites. It grows best in full sun or partial shade and in ordinary soil; can tolerate wet, swampy areas. When planting, space 6 ft. apart for screening purposes. Eastern White Pine trees are widely used as a screen or windbreak, are long-lived and vigorous.
The Eastern White Pine is easily controlled, and it is good for small properties as well as field plantings. This beautiful tree is also widely used as Christmas trees!
* Pyramidal shape
* Bluish green needles
* Long lived
Family Pinus Strobus
Mature Height 50 - 80 feet
Mature Spread 20 - 40 feet
Soil Sandy, Loam
Moisture Well Drained
Mature Form Pyramidal
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Exposure Full Sun - Partial Sun
Flower Color Not Showy
Fall Color Evergreen
*Picture is for example only we are currently shipping 12-18 inch seedlings they might be taller it all depends on the lot they are pulled from.*