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Lodgepole pine Pinus contorta latifolia

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Watering Lodgepole pineTenere bagnato
We should pay particular attention to those plants which have been recently placed in shelter; during the years, trees develop a cospicuous radical apparatus, and need watering only if the climate is particularly dry. Letís water the The Lodgepole pine frequently and regularly; every 2-3 weeks we should wet the soil deeply, using 3-4 buckets of water , but avoiding wetting it too much.

Generalities Lodgepole pine
The development of the The Lodgepole pine is erect; in genereral in the lower part they have a pretty bare stem, while p many ramifications develop towards the top. Lodgepole pine Is an evergreen; during spring, summer, autumn, winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 15 m high. These plants are cone-trees, so their foliage is made up of needle-like leaves.

Exposure Lodgepole pineSole pieno
Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. If a tree with a very thin trunk is put in shelter, it could be useful to secure it to a solid stake, which can keep it erect, and protect it from the damage caused by strong winds.These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year.

Watering Lodgepole pineTenere bagnato
Letís water the The Lodgepole pine frequently and regularly; every 2-3 weeks we should wet the soil deeply, using 3-4 buckets of water , but avoiding wetting it too much. We should pay particular attention to those plants which have been recently placed in shelter; during the years, trees develop a cospicuous radical apparatus, and need watering only if the climate is particularly dry.

Treatments Lodgepole pine
As the day-time temperatures rise at the beginning of the spring, it is agreeable to practice a preventive treatment, with a wide-range insecticide, which should be applied when there arenít flowerings in the garden. Before the buds become too large, it is advisable to also treat them with a wide-range fungicide, to prevent the development of fungal diseases which spread easily when there is an elevated environmental moisture.

Soil Lodgepole pine
Letís locate these trees in a quite heavy and humid soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
3
1
2
1
0
1
continental
2
2
2
2
0
1
mediterranean
1
3
2
3
0
1

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Notes Lodgepole pine

After flowering it produces fruits. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather continental it is possible to choose another climate area alpine mediterranean

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