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PlantFiles: Eastern White Pine
Pinus strobus 'Bennett O.D.'

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Family: Pinaceae (py-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Pinus (PY-nus) (Info)
Species: strobus (STROH-bus) (Info)
Cultivar: Bennett O.D.
Additional cultivar information: (aka Bennett Dragon's Eye, Bergman's Variegated)

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Category:
Trees
Conifers

Height:
8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)
15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen
Variegated
Chartreuse/Yellow
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By grafting

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Unblemished fruit must be significantly overripe before harvesting seed; clean and dry seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive conifers On Jul 21, 2006, conifers from Rock Island, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:

I'd guess this cultivar grows approximately 1 foot or less per year. A very nice selection. Another questionable factor is The American Conifer Society lists this plant as a zone 5a selection, however I'd think it's hardy as low as zone 3a???

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Rock Island, Illinois
Columbus, Ohio



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