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Pinus parviflora 'Ibo-Can'

Ibo-Can Japanese White Pine

Pine

Comments

A slow growing variety that will maintain a spreading densely branched upright form; its silvery blue and green needles are bunched in groups of five making this an impressive selection as an accent specimen

Description

A slow growing variety that will maintain a spreading densely branched upright form; its silvery blue and green needles are bunched in groups of five making this an impressive selection as an accent specimen

Landscape Attributes

Ibo-Can Japanese White Pine is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub. When pruning is necessary, it is recommended to only trim back the new growth of the current season, other than to remove any dieback. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Ibo-Can Japanese White Pine is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

Ibo-Can Japanese White Pine will grow to be about 10 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 8 feet. It has a low canopy, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 60 years or more.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4b

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Soil Type:

10 feet

8 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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