Pinus strobus Niagara Falls

Available May 1

Pinus strobus 'Niagara Falls' photo courtesy of Iseli Nursery

Niagara Falls' Eastern White Pine

This beautiful cascading White Pine, was chosen as the 2009 Collector's Conifer of the Year. A sport of pendula, this compact, weeping form boasts many draping branches and long, two-tone needles with amber gold on every tip. Every dense, wide specimen develops a unique character. It is the perfect choice to frame a water feature, thread through rocks or blanket a slope.

  • Height: 76-91cm (30-36 in)
  • Spread: 1.52 - 2.44 m (5-8 ft)
  • Cold Hardiness: Zone 3
  • Sun or Shade: sun
  • Foliage Colour: bluish green
  • Shape: weeping

Growing and Maintenance Tips

Niagara Falls' prefers average well drained soil that has been amended with organic material. It prefers soil that is acidic. It will not tolerate a wet site. It also shows good resistance to pests. It is not shade tolerant.