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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
Italian stone pine, Umbrella pine, Stone pine, Pine
Pinus pinea (Italian stone pine). This is a beautiful tree, which is planted in the Mediterranean region for its edible seeds about an inch long. This species produces 2 sheath needles which are about 4-8 inches long and bright green. The broadly oval cones are about 5 inches 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.
Specimen. Year-round interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.