Thinleaf Pine Pinus maximinoi - Pinus tenuifolia

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Pinus maximinoi

Family:

PINACEAE

Genus:

Pinus

Species:

maximinoi

Common Name:

Thinleaf Pine

Seeds Per Pound:
44,946
Quantity:
1.68 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
48
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
50-100 feet
Collection Locale:
Guatemala
Crop Year:
2012
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
10
In Stock: 1.68 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
5.95
1 oz
39.95
1 lb
359.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days.
Germination: Sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Seed needs warm temperatures after sowing to germinate (75 degrees F +).
In a Nutshell:
* Thinleaf Pine ( Pinus maximinoi ) is a species of conifer in the Pinaceae family. It is found in El Salvador , Guatemala , and Mexico . 15-30 m tall. Smooth bark when young. It grows between 1500-2400 m in elevation. more...
* The needles are so long, thin and pliable that they can be braided as seen in the above photo!
* Trees to 20-35(-50) m tall and 70-90(-100+) cm dbh. Trunk straight, round, usually single. Branches horizontal, often whorled, developing into an open pyramidal and, at maturity, a thick, rounded open crown, with typical crown depth about 50% of tree height. Bark first smooth, gray-brown, later becoming rough and deeply fissured into large gray-brown plates. more...