Northern Blue Limber Pine
Pinus flexilis 'Northern Blue'
Resistant to insects and disease.
Long silvery blue-green needles.
Height: 25-30 ft
Spread: 10-15 ft
Hardiness Zone: 4
Attributes: Evergreen, Fast Growing
Critter Resistance: Deer Resistant
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Foliage Color: Blue/Green, Silver
Soil Moisture: Moist, Well-Drained, Acidic
Comments: A perfect selection made by Oregon Pride Nurseries, this Limber Pine is a more intense blue than 'Vanderwolf's Pyramid', and more upright in habit. Not recomended for planting south of zone 7. Unlike other Pinus flexilis, 'Northern Blue' has shown no signs of winter burning in Pacific Northwest winters or Michigan test plots.
Northern Blue in the OPN landscape
Pinus Northern Blue at OPN