(Pinus banksiana) Native to Michigan
2-0, 18-24” seedlings
A good choice for reforestation on difficult sites. Transplants easily, grows well even on drier sites. Provides windbreak or cover on the poorest of lands. Critical nesting habitat for the Kirtland’s Warbler.
Grows best in dry soils in full sun to a height of 50'-60' at a slow growth rate of 12" or less per year.