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Pinus koraiensis /Korean Pine

Pinus koraiensis  / Pinus koraiensis
A medium sized tree
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A medium sized tree

Branching habit becomes irregular as tree ages

Needles have slight bluish color

Needles persist for 3 years

Cones are in groups of 3's or occur singly and are brown when mature

Bark grayish and rather smooth on young tree

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Scientific Name: Pinus koraiensis
Common Name: Korean Pine
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Needleleaf
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 20- 30 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Has a loose pyramidal form and becomes irregular as it ages. Needles persist for 3 years and are bluish in color. Brown cones found in groups of 3 or solitarily. Cold hardy, withstands urban conditions and is moderately drought tolerant. A good accent tree and in groups. Used as a bonsai selection.