Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: (4)5 To 7
Size: 50 to 150' tall and 15 to 40' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Not well adapted to the heat of the South.
Leaves bright, glossy green above, carried in large drooping sprays.
'Aurea' - medium sized treee, conical habit, deep golden-yellow foliage.
Native to Alaska, western Canada and western US. Published in Descr. Pinus v.2 p.19 in 1824 and in ed.3 #61 in 1832.
Synonym Thuja gigantea Nutt.
Introduced to western gardens in 1853 by William Lobb.sc-pinus-by.html See Desc. Pinus information]