CANARY ISLAND PINE

Canary island pine belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is canariensis. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Canary island pine has dark green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Canary island pine booms in late spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Canary island pine is a slow growing plant, a mature Canary island pine can grow up to 98 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Dark Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 98
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 160
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : 32 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 4160
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : Yes
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : Low
Lumber Product : Yes Naval Store Product : Yes
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : Yes Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : Yes Veneer Product : Yes

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Green
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Dark Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Dense
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 60
Height, Mature (feet) : 98 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : None Frost Free Days, Minimum : 160
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 7.0 pH (Maximum) : 8.0
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 170 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 400
Precipitation (Minimum) : 40 Precipitation (Maximum) : 40
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 12 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : 32

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Canary Island pine
©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. February 4, 2002.
Canary Island pine
©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. February 4, 2002.
Canary Island pine
R.A. Howard. ©Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, CA, South Coast Botanic Garden.

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