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GLENMORE LIMBER PINE
Pinus flexilis 'Glenmore'

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Photo Locations: Red Butte Garden - Salt Lake City, UT

General Notes

Dense foliage when young but form opens up with age. known for its longer more silvery foliage.  Large number of diseases and pests.

Family: Pinaceae

Tree Characteristics

Columnar Shape.

Has Evergreen foliage.

Height: 15 - 25 feet.

Width: 15 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 Inches per Year.

Leaves Needle, Green or Blue Green, No Change, Evergreen.

Flowers Inconspicuous. Yellow. Flowers in Spring. Has separate male and female flowers on the same tree (monoecious).

Persistent, Brown Cone, Large to Very Large (1.50 to 3.00 or more inches), fruiting in Summer.

Bark Gray to Red, Rough or Smooth.

Shading Capacity Rated as Dense to Very Dense in Leaf.

Litter Issue is Fruit and Leaves.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 1 - 11 and 14 - 21.

USDA Hardiness Zones 4 - 7.

Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.

Well Drained Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic Soil pH.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Special Uses & Values

Specimen or Container.

Bonsai.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Pinus flexilis 'Glenmore' Tree Record." 1995-2017. Nov 21, 2017.
< http://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/pinus-flexilis-glenmore >

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