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Pinus montezumae (Montezuma Pine) Sheffield Seed Co., inc
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Pinus montezumae

Montezuma Pine, Ocote

In Stock: 0.745 lb (Total:0.745lb)
  • Pinus montezumae

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Buying options

0.75 lb

Details

Germination:
83%
Germination test:
Cut (Full Seed)
Purity:
99%
Seeds per lb:
9,239
Quantity:
0.75 lb
Collected in:
Guatemala
Crop year:
2018
Min. hardiness zone:
9
Item ID:
1826379

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Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Colombia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey

Growing Info

Scarification
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification
Stratification: A short stratification of 6 weeks at 4°c can improve the germination of stored seed
Germination
Germination: sow 1/8" deep, mulch the seed bed, keep moist

Pinus montezumae, also known as the Montezuma Pine or Ocote, is a stunning conifer species native to Mexico and Central America. Growing up to 40 meters in height and 1 meter in diameter, this tree has a round crown with dark brown-grayish bark. It thrives in warm temperate to cool climates and receives snow in the winter at high altitudes. The Ocote wood from this tree is highly valued for its resin, which is so flammable that it can be used as a fire starter for campfires and barbecues. The wood is also hard, heavy, and used for construction. In addition to its practical uses, Pinus montezumae has medicinal applications, as its turpentine is antiseptic, diuretic, and can be used as a treatment for respiratory complaints, skin complaints, and burns. Planted commercially in several countries, this stunning tree undoubtedly deserves a place in any garden.

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