White pine

Pinus strobus

White pine

White pine is an evergreen that makes an excellent ornamental tree. It grows best in fertile, moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil with full sun. It tolerates some shade but suffers in saturated, hot, dry ,infertile, compacted, alkaline, or heavy clay soils. It is a fast-growing tree, reaching 50 to 80 feet tall.