NH State Forest Nursery

Scotch PinePinus sylvestris

A relatively fast growing tree. Long, light to medium green needles. Popular Christmas tree with very good needle retention. Responds well to cultural practices requiring particular attention to shearing. Hardy tree but prefers well-drained sandy soils. Grows well throughout New Hampshire. Mature height 60 to 90'

Seed Source:

NH State Forest Nursery seed orchard

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000
2 yr 5-10" $10 $20 $60 $250 $400
photo of 2-0 scotch pine seedling

Scotch Pine 2-0

photo of 2-0 scotch pine seedling

Red Pine 2-0

photo of sheared scotch pine seedling

Sheared Scotch Pine

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488