- Zone 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
- Bloom Color Green
- Bloom Season Fall,Spring,Summer
- Usage Hedges And Privacy
- Ships November Through April
- Height At Maturity Over 20 Feet
- Exposure Full Sun
- Categories Trees
Loblolly Pine Tree
$16.99 - $449.99
Loblolly Pine Tree are relatively fast growing
Loblolly Pine Tree – Pinus taeda. The Loblolly Pine tree has a straight trunk and grows relatively fast. This beautiful evergreen has yellowish and dark green needles that can grow up to ten inches in length. Its trunk can reach an astounding 100 feet in height, and its diameter measures 4 feet on average. The trunk of the Loblolly Pine tree is coated with reddish-brown bark. This tree does produce both male and female cones, and they take about a year and a half to reach full maturity. The tree was named “loblolly” because pine species are common in lowlands and swampy areas. It is the 2nd most common species of tree found in the United States.
Loblolly Pine Tree- Pinus taeda
The Loblolly Pine Tree is a tall tree with a slender trunk that towers over other trees in forest locations. That is a tree that displays fronds during most of the year. The tree is often seen in the southeastern areas of the United States. The bark on the tree is reddish-brown, and the needles are soft and pale green.
Loblolly Pine Trees are hardy in zones 6 through 9
Scientific Name: Pinus Taeda
USDA Climate Zone: 6 to 9
Tree Height: 60-90 feet
Tree Width: 40-60 feet
Growth Per Year: 2-3 feet
Soil: Grows on a wide variety of soil; prefers acid soil
Sun: Full sun
The Loblolly Pine is one of the fastest-growing pines and is widely used as a timber species in the United States. This pine is not classically beautiful. However, it is helpful as a windscreen when young. It prefers soil with abundant moisture and poor drainage. It is an ideal tree for containers and is easily transplanted.