Bournemouth / Maritime Pine Seed

Pinus pinaster (maritima)

£4.50

The Maritime Pine is a medium sized sparsely branched conifer with an orange-brown bark. It’s long robust needles grow in pairs. Cones are long and chunky and take a few years to ripen and release the winged seed. It is excellent on sandy soils and in seaside districts. Turpentine is produced from the resin and it is widely used for timber production round the Mediterranean.

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Description

Pinus  pinaster

Common Name: Maritime Pine

Native: Mediterranean and North Africa

Provenance: Italy

Size and Spread(10yrs): 3m x 2m

Treatment required: moist pre chill 3-9wks at 4degC

Germinal seed/kg: 15,700

Ideal sowing period: any time

Soil conditions: Prefers acid, moist but well drained, sandy

Planting instructions : Open areas

Mature height: 30m

 

 

Additional information

Weight 5.00 g
Size

Seed Pack (70 seeds approx.)

Genus

Pinus

Family

Pinaceae

Hardiness

Hardy

Life Cycle

tree

Evergreen

evergreen

Requires

sun