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Montezuma Pine

Pinus montezumae

Also known as

Rough-barked Mexican pine, Pine

Pinus montezumae shoots 2 PAN by Crusier (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

32m

Max

9m

15m

Min

5m

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Montezuma Pine Overview

Also known as Montezuma pine and ocote, this coniferous tree species originates from Mexico and Central America and has a pleasant aromatic scent. Grows into a rounded crown structure and produces dark brown to grey bark. The wood is popular in construction and produces useful flammable resin.

Common problems with Montezuma Pine

How to propagate Montezuma Pine

Seed

You can propagate by seed.

Grafting

Grafting.

Other uses of Montezuma Pine

Specimen