Looking for an alternative to Eastern White Pine? The Southwester White Pine is one of the best alternatives. It is often favored because it is more tolerant of warmer and drier climates.
The Southwestern White Pine is commonly used for windbreak, natural landscapes, and Christmas trees.
Many animals seek out this tree as it offers great cover and food. The seed of this tree is still know to be consumed by some southwestern Native Americans.
History & Lore
The Southwestern White Pine is natively grown from Texas, to Arizona, down to the southern area of Mexico. ‘Mexican White Pine’ is commonly referred to the Southwestern White Pine.