A stout bushy globe in youth, developing a thick trunk with many branches providing a characteristic dense, flat topped or umbrella head in middle age. Eventually ages with a broad, flat top of spreading branches. Has distinctive needles and is a picturesque pine of distinct habit. Evergreen, conifer, grows to 6 x 5m.
Suitable for: Sandy soils, coastal areas, parks
Features: Needle-like foliage
Botanical Name: PINUS pinea