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Cultural Details for Pinus densiflora 'Umbraculifera'

Common Name:
Umbrella Tanyosho Pine

Growth Rate:
Slow, 25' in 42 years

Average Mature Height:
10-15' can grow to 25'

Average Mature Width:
10'

Flower Details:
Monoecious

Fruit Details:
Cones

Fall Color:
Dark green, evergreen

Bark Details:
Orangish

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Many, some are Dieback, Red pine scale, Pales weevil, Pine root collar weevil and Canangium Twig Blight.

Native Habitat:
Zones 3b-7, Japan

Other Features:
Dwarf umbrella-like head, branches densely borne upright spreading.

Culture and Care:
Prefers a well drained slightly acid soil and sunny conditions.

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
360, 1096, 5310

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu