Loblolly Pine

Loblolly Pine

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Pinus taeda

This rapid growing pine can reach heights of 40-80' with spreads of 20-30'. The long, soft needles are about 8î long (Loblolly needles 4-8" long and long leaf pine needles are 8-16 " long) and grow in bundles of two to three. It is native to southern wetlands and is very well-suited to wet soils.                                                    

Deer Seldom Browse (however, Deer May Rub Antlers) 

 Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Conifer
Foliage Type Evergreen
Height 50' +
Spread 20' + 
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Green
Flowering Season N/A
Flower Color N/A
Berries N/A
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Sun or Shade
Water Preferences
Wet: Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 - 9