Photo courtesy of Nielsen Nursery
Pinus ponderosa ''
A native to the NW portion of NE and points west. Very drought tolerant. Used for decades as a windbreak tree. May develop disease issues (blight) in Eastern NE if planted in situations with poor air circulation. Does not appear to be susceptible to Pine Wilt Nematode.
Height: 60- Feet
Spread: 30- Feet
Hardiness Zone: 3
2016 Great Plants Evergreen of the Year
Ponderosa Pine Characteristics & Attributes
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Companion Plants for Pinus ponderosa