Pinus sylvestris

Scots Pine

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Height
10 to 30 m
Width
5 to 10 m
Light/shadow demands
sun
pH-Value
acidic, slightly alkaline, neutral, alkaline, slightly acidic
Soil
humos, flood, tolerant of salt, all substrates
Yes
Climate Trees
Trees and shrubs for bees
Bird feeding plants
Topiary
Pinus sylvestris

 

Characteristics:
Habit
Picturesque large tree with a varying habit, 10-30 m tall, 5-8 (10) m wide; conical when young, gradually with more extended branches; crown is loosely asymmetrical or umbrella-shaped; stem like main branches seldom perfectly straight, usually slightly bent or twisted; medium-growing, 20-40 cm a year
Crown
broad conical, umbrella-shaped, irregular, broad spreading, picturesque broad conical, umbrella-shaped, irregular, broad spreading, picturesque
Branches and bark
Orange in the upper crown, flat; at the base of the stem, lengthways fissures in various hues of brown and grey
Blossom
Light yellow male flowers, May
Leaves
Needles in twos, blue or blue-green, more yellowish grey in winter; normally loses its older needles after being transplanted, but regenerates well
Fruits
Small, grey-brown cones, 2.5-7 cm long
Roots
Tolerant, deep roots, adaptable, resistant to being covered by loose material; flat roots on heavy or damp soil, where it needs support; tolerates short floods
Demands
Sun, tolerates heat, frost hardy; good for urban areas, sensitive to air pollution, does not need wind protection
Soil
Dry to damp; on all substrates, not growing in clay.  
Hardiness Zone
Zone 1   see also chapter on topiary plants                
Tip
Ideal for underplanting with perennials or shrubs of all kinds as it only casts light shadows and is tolerant of neighbours.
Bee pasture/nectar
Yes
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Product Nr Options Price (plus 7% VAT)
99650186 3 x trp., rootballed, height 100-125 €110.00
99750186 3 x trp., rootballed, height 125-150 €120.00
98100149 Cont 12 l, 80-100 €53.00
98990148 Cont 7,5 l, height 60-80 €35.00
99450186 rootballed, 60-80 €35.00
99550186 rootballed, 80-100 €53.00
008072344647762 trained postrate, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125-150, width 80-100 €2,500.00
000503030732536 trained postrate, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125-150, width 100-150 €2,750.00
003001854637222 trained postrate, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 100-150 €3,000.00
001243223184583 trained postrate, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 100-150 €4,750.00
007178707455713 trained postrate, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-250, width 150-200 €6,000.00
001347373277065 trained postrate, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-300, width 150-200 €6,500.00
bkA061633162757 specimen, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 100-125 €220.00
bkA644037033832 specimen, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 100-125 €320.00
99660186 specimen, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 125-150 €270.00
99760186 specimen, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 125-150 €390.00
99860186 specimen, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-225, width 125-150 €490.00
99260186 specimen, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-225, width 150-200 €850.00
99950186 specimen, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 225-250, width 150-200 €1,050.00
99850186 specimen, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-275, width 150-200 €1,350.00
99960186 specimen, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-275, width 200-300 €1,500.00
99070186 specimen, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 275-300, width 200-300 €1,950.00
99170186 specimen, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 300-350, width 200-300 €2,500.00
99060186 specimen, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 200-300 €3,100.00
99270186 specimen, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 300-400 €4,100.00
99370186 specimen, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 400-450, width 300-400 €6,000.00
99470186 specimen, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 300-400 €8,000.00
99570186 specimen, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 500-600, width 300-400 €9,500.00
98680148 specimen, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 600-700, width 300-400 €12,500.00
98880148 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 400-600 €9,500.00
98590148 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 500-600, width 400-600 €12,500.00
98980148 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 600-700, width 400-600 €16,000.00
98090148 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 700-800, width 400-600 €19,000.00
98580148 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 800-900, width 400-600 €22,500.00
bks26690004 specimen, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 900-1000, width 400-600 €27,500.00
SANA002350 specimen tree, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 25-30 €1,900.00
SANA006155 specimen tree, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 30-35 €2,500.00
SANA002362 specimen tree, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 30-35 €2,700.00
SANA002367 specimen tree, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 35-40 €3,500.00
SANA002351 specimen tree, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 40-45 €4,700.00
98280148 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 40-45 €5,000.00
98380148 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 45-50 €6,500.00
98480148 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 50-60 €9,000.00
bks26690024 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 60-70 €13,500.00
007478050374324 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 100, Breite 100 €800.00
SANA006153 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 70-80 €16,000.00
007245728234311 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125, Breite 100 €950.00
SANA002361 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 80-90 €19,000.00
003376240078303 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150, Breite 100 €1,250.00
SANA012363 specimen tree, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 90-100 €22,000.00
004435034361461 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175, Breite 100 €1,500.00
SANA006154 specimen tree, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 80-90 €20,500.00
005852408424574 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 80, Breite 100 €650.00
SANA002353 specimen tree, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 90-100 €24,000.00
SANA002356 specimen tree, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 100-120 €30,500.00
001142816787860 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 100-125, width 80-100 €650.00
007333262185485 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125-150, width 80-100 €800.00
008343136186737 bonsai, 4 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 80-100, width 80-100 €550.00
SANA002355 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 100-125, width 125-150 €950.00
SANA002369 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125-150, width 125-150 €1,200.00
SANA002364 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 125-150 €1,500.00
SANA002365 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 125-150 €1,900.00
SANA002366 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-225, width 125-150 €2,400.00
SANA007743 bonsai, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 80-100, width 125-150 €800.00
008002348877427 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 125-150, width 150-200 €1,900.00
006662455015687 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 150-200 €2,300.00
008077070575288 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 150-200 €2,900.00
003311347434612 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-225, width 150-200 €3,400.00
000625787285671 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 225-250, width 150-200 €4,100.00
003633282821662 bonsai, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-275, width 150-200 €4,900.00
004145283826574 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 150-175, width 200-250 €2,900.00
007884432750101 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 175-200, width 200-250 €3,400.00
002508201672087 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 200-225, width 200-250 €4,100.00
008802244741602 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 225-250, width 200-250 €4,900.00
002273702086173 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-275, width 200-250 €5,500.00
000445523860267 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 275-300, width 200-250 €6,500.00
003838827258258 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 300-350, width 200-250 €7,500.00
007621027611838 bonsai, 7 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 200-250 €9,000.00
004006434001801 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 225-250, width 250-300 €5,500.00
000715077786054 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 250-275, width 250-300 €6,500.00
006556360838073 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 275-300, width 250-300 €7,500.00
000862715763777 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 275-300, width 300-350 €9,000.00
000726826323110 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 300-350, width 250-300 €9,000.00
004524354630811 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 300-350, width 300-350 €10,500.00
004222132216411 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 250-300 €10,500.00
002141483106512 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 300-350 €12,000.00
001224523083013 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 350-400, width 350-400 €14,000.00
003085108784230 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 400-450, width 250-300 €12,000.00
005508170245750 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 400-450, width 300-350 €14,000.00
004744082216803 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 400-450, width 350-400 €15,500.00
005633442807433 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 250-300 €14,000.00
003734058037770 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 300-350 €16,000.00
006465451625825 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 350-400 €19,500.00
008817811166827 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 450-500, width 400-500 €22,000.00
005850417006858 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 500-600, width 300-350 €19,000.00
000666340383645 bonsai, 8 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, height 500-600, width 400-500 €25,000.00
000210466260001 pine shape half standard, 5 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 25-30 €2,600.00
003580220447644 pine shape half standard, 6 x trp., rootballed, with wire mesh, girth 30-35 €3,300.00