Austrian Pine

 12200 Empire Grade
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-8733 

The Austrian pine, of the species Pinus nigra, makes a great Christmas Tree, and is also commonly used in landscaping because of its hearty, resilient nature. Its long needles are usually tufted on the ends of the branches. It is slow to get started, but grows quickly once established. This tree has excellent needle retention.