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Pinus flexilis /Limber Pine

Pinus flexilis   / Pinus flexilis
Bonsai specimen
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Bonsai specimen

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Scientific Name: Pinus flexilis
Common Name: Limber Pine
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 20- 30 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Fruit present: Fall
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Comments: Dark bluish-green needles in bundles of 5. Used as a specimen, small group and as a screen or windbreak when young. This slow growing species is easy to transplant, is supple and makes a good subject for bonsai. It has some tolerance to salt and wind.