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Pinus × holfordiana

Holford pine

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  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019

Features

  • Height13m to 30m
  • Spread5m to 9m
  • Growth HabitBroad conical
  • Leaf ColourVarious

Description

Pinus × holfordiana (Holford pine). A broadly conical tree of garden origin with blue green leaves.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Conifer or Tree

Other common names

Pine

Origin

Garden origin

Interest and use

Suitable for coastal conditions.

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  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
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  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • Pinus × holfordiana | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019

Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

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.

Propagation

You can propagate by seed or by grafting.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Honey fungus may be a problem; young plants are more susceptible. Conifer spinning mite may cause defoliation.

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