Pinus heldreichii var. leucodermis

Bosnian pine

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
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Longevity - Up to 960 years recorded for a tree in the wild on Mt. Pollino at Pollino National Park in southern Italy.

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower -
Fruit - Cones are solitary or 3-whorled, ovoid, 4-5" long, yellow-brown with a short, acute umbo. Cones are listed a purple-blue in youth.
Leaf -
Fall Color - Lustrous dark green, dentate with stomatal lines on all surfaces
Bark - Ash gray bark, the fissures exposing yellow-gray patches
Other Features - var. leucodermis is slower growing and has smoother, more whitish bark than the species.
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Culture and Care:
Care Requirements -
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects - Reported as resistant to Diplodia blight and salt tolerant
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Plants of this taxon:

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Pine.
- Other plants of the family Pinaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Pinus.
- Other plants of the species Pinus heldreichii.