More suited to warmer climates, this species adapts well to our climate and could be seen more commonly in the UK as a result of climate change because it tolerates heat and drought.
- Average height and spread may be up to 15 metres by 8.0m
- Foliage: Evergreen
- Needles: 10-15cm long, found in pairs.
- Native to UK: No, central and south eastern Europe.
Did you know?
- Black pine can live up to 500 years.
- Stands firm in windswept, exposed locations.
- Black pines can be grown as a bonsai tree.