SCOTS PINE

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SCOTS PINE suitable for counties:
IOWA: All counties
DELAWARE: All counties
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, New London
MARYLAND: All counties
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Dukes, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Nantucket, Norfolk, Worcester
INDIANA: Vigo
ILLINOIS: DuPage, Jackson, Kane, Lake
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Carroll, Coos, Strafford, Sullivan
MINNESOTA: Anoka
MICHIGAN: All counties
MAINE: Knox, Oxford, Penobscot
PENNSYLVANIA: Allegheny, Beaver, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Crawford, Erie, Franklin, Jefferson, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lehigh, Northampton, Potter, Somerset, Susquehanna, Venango, Warren, Westmoreland, York
OHIO: All counties
NEW YORK: Albany, Bronx, Delaware, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Livingston, Oneida, Orange, Putnam, Richmond, Rockland, Saratoga, Schoharie, Suffolk, Tompkins, Ulster, Westchester
NEW JERSEY: Middlesex, Somerset, Sussex, Warren
WISCONSIN: Brown, Milwaukee, Oconto, Ozaukee, Pierce, Trempealeau, Washington
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Lamoille, Washington, Windsor
RHODE ISLAND: Newport

Scots pine belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is sylvestris. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Scots pine has green foliage. Scots pine booms in mid spring.The plant grows in conical form with single stem. Scots pine is a fast growing plant, a mature Scots pine can grow up to 110 feet. This plant is some what tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : - -
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 110
Drought Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -36 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Mid Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Mid 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 : 70720
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : Yes
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : Medium
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : Yes 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 : - -
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) : 110 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 : Medium
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Medium Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 120
Hedge Tolerance : Medium Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 5.0 pH (Maximum) : 7.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 430 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 45 Precipitation (Maximum) : 45
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : Low
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -36

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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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