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Pinus banksiana

Common Name(s): Jack pine; scrub pine
Family: Pinaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 80 to 120 (days)
Precipitation: 10 to 55 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -53° (F)
Soil pH: 6 to 8.2
Soil Texture/Type: All
Soil Drainage: Moderately Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Full sun
Grows in Great Lakes region, south to cental Wisconsin, through northeast US and central Canada. Southern limit is at maximum temperature of 29 C.
Pythium, Phytothora, Rhizoctonia, Rust
Environ. - ornamental, Material - wood


Geographical Origin:
North America, Cultivated elsewhere
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