Austrian Pine

Pinus nigra

The Austrian Pine is a dependable pine for Pacific Northwest. It is densely pyramidal when young but matures to be a dome shaped tree with dense spreading branches. Austrian pines can be used as screening trees but they do not tolerate shearing. 

Zones: Hardy to Zone 4
Leaf Description: Medium green
Flower Description: Small red to green flowers
Mature Height: 50 to 60 ft
Mature Spread: 15 to 20 ft
Growth Rate: Moderate
Habit: Pyramidal when young, dome shaped and dense with maturity
Light Requirements: Best in full sun
Soil Tolerances: Adaptable, prefers a moist but well drained soil