Site Preferences: White pine is a suitable species for wide variety of soils – fresh to well drained. Grows in open and filtered sunlight.
Characteristics: It is an easy tree to identify by its medium length needles in bundles of 5. Bark is scaly, dark grayish-brown in colour. Our tallest tree, 40m or greater in height.
Values: Our provincial tree. Seeds provide food for birds and small mammals.