1 package of 15 seeds
Red Pine Pinus resinosa The Red Pine tree grows 50 to 80 feet tall. A fast growing Pine tree, it grows 50 feet in height after 25 to 30 years. Use for groves or windbreaks. Soil Type: Prefers exposed, dry, acid, sandy or gravelly soils; full sun, extremely cold tolerant -40 to -60F. Zones: 2 to 5 Stratification Requirement: None required.
Indoor Planting: If your seeds require stratification or scarification – do the recommended pretreatment before planting indoors. Planting Instructions: Fill a container with seed starting mix to about ½ inch from the top. Place your seeds 1 inch to 1 ½ inches below the soil surface. Gently water your seeds to keep moist, not soaking wet. Heat & humidity is critical for germination. Germination may occur in 1 week or as long as 3 months (depending on the species). Place the seed container on a heat mat under growing light(s). Keep your growing lights on 14 hours per day. Keep your heat mat on 24 hours per day. Once your seeds germinate, move each seed into its own container under the growing lights and on the heat mat. Keep your seedlings indoors for 2-3 months before transplanting outdoors in the spring (May to June).