A beautiful and stately tree, Siberian Stone Pine is one of the hardiest trees on our planet. In additions to it abundant crops of tasty nuts, Siberian Stone Pine is also prized for its attractive dark green foliage and dense, pyramidal shape. Its extremely slow growth rate makes it a good plant for small gardens.
Latin Name: Pinus cembra ssp. sibirica
Site and Soil: Stone Pines like full to half-day sun and well- drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Stone Pine is self-fertile.
Hardiness: Siberian Stone Pine is hardy to minus 50ºF.
Bearing Age: 5 years or more after planting.
Size at Maturity: 60-70 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Spring
Ripening Time: Fall
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Stone Pines are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 1
Sunset Western Zone: A1-A3, 1-7, 10
Sunset Northeast Zone: 34-45