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Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Pinus sylvestris, also known as Scotch Pine or Scots Pine, is a versatile and hardy evergreen coniferous tree native to Europe and Asia. It is an important tree in forestry, with its wood being used for pulp and sawn timber products. This tree can adapt to various soils and can grow up to 25 meters in height, with a distinctive long, bare and straight trunk topped by a rounded or flat-topped mass of foliage. Its needles are a beautiful, mid to blue-green in color and range from 1.8"-2.6" in length - perfect for Bonsai enthusiasts. While challenging to train, this tree works well with most Bonsai styles and has a lovely, colorful orange-red bark. With a lifespan of 150-300 years, Pinus sylvestris is a great choice for those looking for a long-term investment in their garden. Get your Pinus sylvestris today and enjoy its beauty for generations to come!