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Zones: 4 to 9
Mature Height: 40 to 60 feet
Mature Spread: 40 to 60 feet
Long showy bright blue-green needles. Irregular crooked growth habit and orange-red peeling bark make this an interesting and picturesque specimen tree. It may form two or more trunks. Widely used as a bonsai tree.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Japanese Red Pine has a slow growth rate. Grows up to 60 feet in height and 60 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 4 to 7.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: Cold stratify for 30 days
Germination: Sow seed 1/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 60 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.
If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.