|Grid reference||ST 15540 77018|
|Common name||Lodgepole pine|
|Origin||West North America|
|Status||Glamorgan Champion 2015|
|Height||14M March 2015|
|Girth||154cm March 2015|
This tree is at the north east end of the park opposite the entrance to the yard.
General tree description
Pinus contorta var. latifolia is usually a medium sized tree in Britain, though it can grow up to around 28 metres tall. It has a narrow, open shape and red-brown, finely scaly bark. Its leaves are dark green needles in pairs, 6 to 8cm long, and twisted. The cones are small and slender, 50 by 25mm.