Black Pine

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.