Picture of Pinus Pinea

Cultivated for at least 6,000 years for the delicious edible pine 'nuts'. The first cones which hold about 50 'nuts' will appear in approx. 6-10yrs. In the meantime you have a tree with a nice thick trunk topped off with a spreading umbrella of grey/green needles. Makes a great potted Xmas tree. Evergreen. Est.10yr.growth.


Colour: Assorted
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 6m x 5m

Pinus Pinea

Current Stock Height: 30/40cm  ? 

Container: 3l  ? 



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Wairere Nursery
826 Gordonton Road, R D 1, Hamilton 3281 Ph: (07) 824 3430 Email:     Open 7 days 8:30am-5pm