• Pinus patula
    Mexican Weeping Pine

    A slender, graceful tree with drooping needles that can grow as long as 12" making this visual tree truly unique. The needles hang in a grass-green color accented by reddish bark and produces cones to 4 1/2." It can often develop multiple trunks making it a very striking specimen plant for bonsai culture. Native to Mexico. Can grow to 50 feet as an outdoor standard. It is hardy to zone 8 and is frost tender. One of the most outstanding of all Mexican pines!
    Fun Facts:

    • Flowers are either male or female with both sexes found on the same plant
    • Wind pollinated
    • The turpentine obtained from the resin of all pine trees is antiseptic
    • From the mountains north of Mexico City
    • Perfect as a woodland edge specimen or even tropical effect


    Pinus patula Mexican Weeping Pine Seeds

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