Unusually narrow form with rich blue-green needles, quite striking as a specimen, and ideal for a narrow, evergreen hedge or privacy screen. Very bird-friendly, providing good nesting sites and slender cones with nutritious seed. Long-lived—250 years is not unusual—and easy to grow, it holds up under a snow load quite well. 10' tall and 3' wide in 10 years. Zones 3-8. 4" pot. Pinus strobus 'Stowe Pillar'. Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Botanical Name: Pinus strobus 'Stowe Pillar'
Common Name: Eastern White Pine
Form: Evergreen conifer
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height/Habit: 8 - 12'
Spread: 2 - 3'
Spacing: 3 - 3 1/2'
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
Flowering Date: Evergreen year round.
Shipping Season: Fall
Unique Characterstics: This slow-growing evergreen conifer has a very narrow, columnar form, making it a great choice for smaller gardens and tight spaces. Beautiful in every season, this small conifer is a charming centerpiece for any sunny garden.
Foliage Type: Thin, evergreen needles.
Pruning: Pruning is not necessary, except to remove a dead or broken branch.
Soil Requirement: Well-drained soil.
Restricted States: AE AK GU HI PR
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