Pinus halepensis

Botanical Name: Pinus halepensis

Phonetic: Pie-nuss

Common Name(s): Aleppo Pine

Family: Pinaceae
Origin: Canary Islands
Plant Type: Needle shrub
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Needles
Number of Leaflets: –
Leaf Color: Light green in bundles of 2
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Non-flowering
Flower Color(s): Non-flowering

Exposure: Ful sun
USDA: 9-11
Climate Zone(s): 7-23
Growth Rate: Fast
Height: 30-60 Feet
Spread: 20-40 Feet
Hydrozone: Low to very low
Pest/Diseases: Aleppo pine blight, Aleppo pine mites
Soil: Sandy to slightly acidic soils
Features: Irregular branching habit, very adaptable, drought tolerant
Uses: Ornamental pine, first Christmas tree, large and open spaces

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