Pinus virginianaBecause of its adaptability to adverse conditions, this species is often used for soil reclamation. In its native range, it is a pioneer species and is often short-lived.
Scrub pine, Virgina pine
|Habit:||Irregular, broad, open pyramidal form becoming flat-topped and unkempt with age; the branches tend to be horizontal to slightly pendulous, and are irregularly arranged; crown often bunchy looking due to persistence of large numbers of cones|
|Color:||Dark green in summer to yellow-green in winter|
|Hardiness:||Zone 5b USDA|