Pinus densiflora 'Umbraculifera'
Common name: 
Tanyosho Pine
Pronunciation: 
PI-nus den-si-FLO-ra
Family: 
Pinaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Conifer
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Conifer, evergreen tree/shrub, dwarf, slow growing to 12 ft (3.7 m) or more, size depends upon the rootstock, mushroom shape, usually multistemmed.  
  • Sun; well-drained, slightly acid soil.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone (3b) 4      There is also a "compact" form, i.e., ‘Compact Umbraculifera’ or ‘Compact Tanyosho’.  But in some nursery catalogs this selection if listed as having a mature height of 12 ft(3.7) or 20 ft (6 m).
  • Umbraculifera: umbrella-bearing
  • Oregon State Univ. campus: northwest corner McNary Hall (dorm), on Jefferson Ave.
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