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Many more rare/choice conifers and broad leaves are available. Please message me for the full stock list.(1,100no. species/cv's) and picture files. Larger and smaller sizes may be available. Prices are ex vat, ex nursery, 30% surcharge ex vat for orders under £250 ex vat. The conifer stock is probably the most diverse retail collection in the UK with over 100no. items that I am sole uk supplier of. Items listed on GPS are offered subject to availability, and subject to more recent updates. E&OE
Afghan pine, Eldar pine, Pine
Pinus eldarica (Afghan pine). This is possible one of the best desert pines, The 2 sheath needles are about 5-6inches long and dark green, the cones are about 3inches long.
They will grow in a wide range of conditions, they are wind resistant and will thrive on soils of moderate to low fertility which are well drained , you can propagate from seeds or grafting.
Many species have ornamental fruit. Suitable for coastal conditions.
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