Italian stone pine grow and care – tree of the genus Pinus also known as Umbrella pine, Italian stone pine perennial pinophyta plant and also used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11a.
Leaves color is green, needle like shape connected in the base of the leaf.
Flower small color yellow flower that grow male and female flower separate, the male flowers on the top of the tree, female flowers lower and grow on a cone.
Italian stone pine nuts
Nuts are cover with black brown nutshell, the nuts grow in a cone the color of the nuts are yellow-cream.
Italian stone pine for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Italian stone pine growing and care:
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What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed Is it necessary to graft in Italian stone pine? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Allelopathy, the moth Pine Processionary danger to humans, can be invasive All year Planting season: Thaumetopoea wilkinsoni (Pine Processionary) Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: No need (just when young for deign) Size of the plant? 10-30 m, 30-100 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Small yellow flower that grow male and female flower separate, the male flowers have dusty pollen on the top of the tree, female flowers lower and grow on a cone Pollination is done by: Wind, gravitation Edible nuts Fruit harvest season: Summer / Autumn Fruits pests or diseases: Worms What can be done with big quantities of Italian stone pine fruits? Eat raw, Pesto, cooked Work requirements on the fruit: Open the nutshell 5-15 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
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