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Pinus 'Aristata'

Bristlecone Pine

Plant Features:


Category: Evergreen

  • Slow growth with irregular shape.
  • Dark green needles with white specs of resin.

Height: 10-20 ft


Spread: 15-20 ft


Spacing: 15-20 ft


Hardiness Zone: 4


Temperature: -30 - -20 °F


Attributes:

  • Cold Tolerant
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Habit:

  • Upright
  • Conical

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Well Drained

Comments:

Needs well drained soil. Very slow growth makes excellent choice for container growing.

Growing and Maintenance Tips:

One of the oldest living plants on earth.