Pinus canariensis/Canary Island Pine

Pinus canariensis / Pinus canariensis
Very long needles on the Canary Island Pine
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Very long needles on the Canary Island Pine



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Scientific Name: Pinus canariensis
Common Name: Canary Island Pine
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 20- 30 feet
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This pine cannot tolerate low temperatures and is reported to be quite drought hardy. It produces long needles in bundles of three on upswept branches. The bark is rough and deeply fissured. Cones are large and chestnut brown colored.