University of Illinois Extension
University of Illinois Extension - Selecting Trees for Your Home
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Austrian Pine
Pinus nigra
Hardiness Zone: 4 - 7 
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Mature Height: 40-60 Feet
Features: Evergreen needles.
Culture: Full sun; moist, well drained soils; tolerates dry sites, alkaline soils, salt.
Mature Form: Open, broad- spreading, with a flat top.
Native To: Europe and Asia
Soil Conditions:
Soil condition: DryDry
Soil condition: Moist, Well-DrainedMoist, Well-Drained
Wet
Tolerance:
Tolerance: Alkaline SoilAlkaline Soil
Tolerance: Dry SitesDry Sites
Tolerance: SaltSalt
Soil Compaction
Wet Sites
Tolerance: WindWind
Uses:
Massing
Patio
Use for: Screen.Screen
Shade
Use for: Specimen.Specimen
Street
Use for: Wind Break.Wind Break
Foliage Color: Green
 
Fall Foliage Color: Green
 
Additional Notes: A widely planted tree, but use is somewhat limited by its susceptibility to disease and insects.

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