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Swiss Stone Pine vs Whitebark Pine

Pinus cembra

Pinus albicaulis

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Swiss Stone Pine
Whitebark Pine

Swiss Stone Pine is a hardy, slow-growing evergreen. Narrowly pyramidal while young, this long-lived tree is adaptable to many soil types. Due to its shape and density, Swiss Stone Pine is a versatile shade or accent tree.

Although our pictures don't show it, this seldom seen tree is among the most attractive conifers we have seen and is likely why it is the most chosen tree used for memorials or dedications in public parks.

Swiss Stone Pine is also sought after for the large seeds it produces. They are often used as pine nuts are and are tasty in pesto.

Whitebark Pine is a beautiful coniferous tree that produces tasty, edible nuts. You'll love this trees' rustic and natural appeal, making it an excellent specimen tree.

Whitebark Pine is well-known for maintaining snow drifts, providing food and shelter to many species of wildlife, and bringing stability to steep slopes. This high elevation and adaptable tree is deer resistant and can withstand a variety of soils and moisture levels.

SWISS STONE PINE QUICK FACTS

WHITEBARK PINE QUICK FACTS

Lowest Price: $7.99 - SAVE UP TO 60%
Zone: 3a
Zone: 3a
Height: 9 m (30 ft)
Height: 15 m (50 ft)
Spread: 5 m (15 ft)
Spread: 5 m (15 ft)
Moisture: dry, normal
Moisture: normal
Light: full sun
Light: full sun
Fall colour: green
Growth rate: slow
Growth rate: slow
Life span: long
Life span: long
Maintenance: low
Suckering: none
Suckering: none
Pollution tolerance: high
Pollution tolerance: low







Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no
Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no