The Minnesota State Tree. It is moderate to fast growing, reaches a height of 50—80 ft. crown spread of 20—40 ft. at maturity (200—300+ years). It is pyramidal when young, developing a unique tufted appearance with age. Needles are medium to yellow green. It prefers slightly acidic, sandy soils that are well drained, but will grow in poor, dry soil and is winter hardy. Red Pine is shade intolerant and moderately tolerant of drought conditions. It is very susceptible to salt damage. Uses include wildlife plantings, wood products, landscaping as a specimen tree, and Christmas trees. Do not plant near power lines.
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