Pine peas or Japanese white pine
- 17 Nov 14:30
A tree-shaped plant, 20-25 m high. There are multi-sided views. In cultural landings, it grows slowly, reaching 25 years of life to a height of two and a half meters. Has a smooth bark, which, as the plant grows, gradually becomes melkoscheyuchatoy. The krona is pyramidal, loose,expands with the age of the plant.
Young shoots of greenish shade, with slight pubescence. Later, the pubescence disappears, the escape becomes gray. Needles long( 3-6 cm), soft and thin, dark green. Hawkins are assembled in bundles of 5 pieces in each. At the ends of the shoots needles are bent and twisted.
The pine cones have an average size( 3-4 cm), cylindrical shape, "seated" and resinous. On the branches hold on for 6-7 years. The vertices of scales of cones are rounded, convex, and have a weakly manifested navel. Seeds: Corners. Homeland of the Pine-Mild-Crystal - Japan. It has been cultivated since 1861.The plant is sensitive to moisture deficiency. Some varieties badly tolerate low temperatures.
Sorrels of pine flora
There are about fifty varieties of small-flowered pine. Almost all of them grow on the territory of Japan. Some varieties are used for growing in a potted culture as bonsai. Most varieties of this plant are characterized by early fruiting.
The Blauer Engel is distinct from the wild form with modest size and needle color. Its height is just over half a meter. The crown is wide and unfocused. Blue hawks have a bend. The plant is grown for decorative purposes. In order to form a beautiful shape of the crown, each year, the spitting of young shoots is carried out.
Glauca Pine, Glauco Pine( 1909, Germany) .The variety combines a whole group of pine-shaped forms, having a small and medium height, oval or broadly-pyramidal crowns and a blue curved needle.
Pine is found in the Negis species( the Negishi variety). is a dwarf among wood forms, representing a tree or shrub, for up to ten years its height reaches a little over a meter. It has a blue-colored scallop in length from 4 to 5 sm. It has a good fruiting effect.
Grade Tempelhof( 1965, The Netherlands) - Semi-curled. Up to ten years grows by two meters. It is wide, diameter up to a meter, crown. Hawkins blue-blue. Good fruiting.