BRISTLECONE PINE

PINUS ARISTATA

 

 Bristlecone pine is native to the Rocky Mountain region. This unique evergreen can be distinguished by the small white flecks of resin on the dark green needles. Some of the oldest living trees on the earth are Bristlecone Pine. A very adaptable tree which can tolerate harsh weather and soil conditions. Slow growing.

 

 

SHAPE AT MATURITY

Height:  15′

Spread:  6′

Shape:  rounded

Foliage:  SHORT Dark Green needles

Fall Color:  Evergreen

Zone:  3