SPRUCE PINE

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SPRUCE PINE suitable for counties:
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
ALABAMA: Autauga, Baldwin, Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Choctaw, Clarke, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Elmore, Escambia, Geneva, Houston, Lee, Macon, Marengo, Monroe, Montgomery, Perry, Pike, Russell, Shelby, Washington, Wilcox
MISSISSIPPI: Amite, Clarke, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, George, Greene, Harrison, Jackson, Jasper, Jones, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake, Lincoln, Newton, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Rankin, Scott, Simpson, Smith, Stone, Walthall, Wayne
LOUISIANA: Ascension, Bienville, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Livingston, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Red River, Richland, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Union, Washington, Webster, West Feliciana, Winn
GEORGIA: Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Bulloch, Charlton, Chatham, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Dodge, Early, Echols, Emanuel, Grady, Laurens, Lee, Liberty, Long, Lowndes, Macon, McIntosh, Pulaski, Stewart, Sumter, Tattnall, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Wayne, Wheeler, Wilcox, Worth
FLORIDA: Alachua, Baker, Calhoun, Columbia, Escambia, Gadsden, Hamilton, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton, Washington
SOUTH CAROLINA: Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Jasper

Spruce pine belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is glabra. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Spruce pine has green foliage and bears green colored flowers. Spruce pine booms in late spring.The plant grows in conical form with single stem. Spruce pine is a fast growing plant, a mature Spruce pine can grow up to 90 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Green
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 90
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 240
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -2 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
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 : 46400
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : - -

Use

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

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 : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Dense
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 30
Height, Mature (feet) : 90 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Conical
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : High
CaCO3 Tolerance : None Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : None Frost Free Days, Minimum : 240
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 3.8 pH (Maximum) : 5.6
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 430 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 66 Precipitation (Maximum) : 66
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 30 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -2

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