Dragon-eye Pine, Dragon-eye Japanese Red Pine, Dragon-eye Tanyosho Pine
Species (Pinus densiflora): Large pine tree with an irregular, leaning habit and showy reddish-brown bark. Taxon (cultivar 'Oculus-Draconis'): A very showy, small to medium sized pine tree with stunning, reddish-orange, papery, exfoliating bark and fantastic foliage, with alternating green and yellow bands of color on the needles, yielding the "dragon-eye" appearance when viewed from above.
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Plants of this taxon: