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Pinus sylvestris

Common Name(s): Scotch pine
Family: Pinaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 150 to 210 (days)
Abs.Max=95° (F)    Opt.Max=73° (F)
Opt.Min=57° (F)    Abs.Min=36° (F)
Precipitation: 24 to 70 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -44° (F)
Soil pH: 4 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: Medium; light
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day
Light Intensity: Very bright
Grows in midwest and northeast US.
Pythium, Phytothora, Rhizoctonia, Rust
Additive - flavoring, Environ. - agroforest, Environ. - ornamental, Material - gum/resin, Material - lipids
Temperate, subtropical, steppe and semi-arid
Geographical Origin:
Mongolia, Siberia, Western Asia, Eurasia, Cultivated elsewhere
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