General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 to 15 feet or more
Plant Spread: 10 to 20 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Other: grafting onto a stock of the straight species
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Weeping White Pine
  • Eastern White Pine
  • Northern White Pine

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  • Posted by ILPARW (southeast Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Dec 19, 2019 10:20 AM concerning plant:
    My favorite horticulture is naturalistic, so I am not in love with any mutated trees that are weeping, contorted, prostrate, or really different from the mother species. However, I occasionally see one of this cultivar of Eastern White Pine planted in yards and landscapes in the Midwest or Mid-Atlantic. There are some nurseries that specialize in selling lots of various mutated cultivars of woody plants, and some conventional nurseries that sell this plant. This Weeping White Pine is sort of expensive to buy. It grows about 1 foot/year.

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