|Grid reference||ST 18651 79979|
|Common name||Austrian pine|
|Alternative name||Pinus nigra subsp. nigra|
|Origin||South Austria, Central Italy and Balkans|
|Height||22M August 2015|
This tree is opposite 156 Lake Road East.
General tree description
Pinus nigra austriaca can grow to 30 metres in height, with a wide spreading top and often a branchy, almost multi-stemmed form. Its bark is grey and fissured, with silvery plates. The leaves are stiff, straight needles arranged in pairs, about 12 cm long and with a dense appearance. The cones are woody, with ridged scale tips and 5-9cm in length.