Pinus nigra | Austrian Pine

The overall appearance of Austrian Pine is similar to the popular Ponderosa Pine, with dense foliage and a pyramidal form that becomes more broad and flat-topped with age. A versatile tree, use it as a specimen, windbreak or screen. Best suited to irrigated landscapes. Accepts sandy to clay soils; prefers well-drained soils. Canopy coverage: 707 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: slow, moderate

Height: 60 feet high

Width: 30 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: brown

Flower Season: summer