Pinus sylvestris / Pino silvestre

Species: Pinus sylvestris L.
Italian common noun: Pino silvestre
Family: Pinaceae
Natural shapesTrees EvergreenFull sun
Climate resistance: + / -30° CClimate resistance: + / -30° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151 - Legislative Decree no. 214 - Legislative Decree no. 386

Origin: Europe, Northern Asia.

Botanical characteristics: It is an evergreen conifer, branched from the ground, whose growth habit can be conical or columnar. When grown it strips and takes the shape of an umbrella. The reddish-grey bark is ribbed at the bottom and peels on the upper side turning red-brown. Its needles occur in pairs and are short (5-7 cm), twisted, big, stiff and blue-green. It is a monoecious plant with male and female flowers that are separated but on the same plant. The ovoid-conical cones are green and grey or brown at maturity and have peduncle.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is part of mountain pine forest, in the Alps and arid valleys, up to 1800 meters altitude. It adapts well to dry, well-drained, slightly acid soils. It tolerates heat, drought, winds, frosts.

Use: It is mainly cultivated as timber tree and used for reforestation and as windbreak or in parks and gardens as ornamental plant.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Vaso 7.7.18 Vaso 7.7.18
Vaso Ø 20 Vaso Ø 20
Zolla 80-100 cm
100-125 cm
125-150 cm
150-175 cm
175-200 cm
200-250 cm
250-300 cm
300-350 cm
350-400 cm
400-450 cm
14-16 cm
16-18 cm
18-20 cm
20-25 cm
25-30 cm