Pinus resinosa - Red or Norway Pine
Spread: 30-40' (symmetrical and oval)
Hardiness: Zone 2-5 (All of Minnesota, North and South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Nebraska).
Foliage: 5-6” long and slender needles, dark green, in pairs
Growth Rate: Medium
Common Ailments: Susceptible to salt damage
Seed: Produces 2” light brown cones, in pairs. Seed source is Upper Michigan.
Preferred Soil: ph 5-6, well-drained, course texture
Attributes: Bark is reddish brown with a scaly outer covering. It was widely planted as a shelter belt tree in our northern plains because of its ability to survive in adversity.
2 gallon 15"
2 gallon 18"
7 gallon 24"