The pine trees have been a badge on New Jersey's snow white winters for centuries. With over 115 different species of pine they are are spread across the world. Some pines can grow up to sixty feet tall with a spread of thirty feet. Their seeds are spread through their well known, and often craft useful, pine cones.
Pine trees in North Jersey are the only species of tree to reproduce by this method. They are resilient and can grow in any type of soil, requiring full sun, but very little water. The most common species are White Pine, Long Leaf Pine, Red Pine and Foxtail Pine. The trees are often harvested for use as decoration or use of their wood for furniture. The Great Basin Bristlecone Pine is believed to be the world's oldest known pine at 4,840 years old.
As widespread as pine trees are, there are just as many diseases and destructive pests. Due to pine trees height this can pose a major risk if the trees are located on your property. If you think or are not sure if your pine tree is diseased it is best to call a professional tree company that will determine the best course of action. North Jersey Tree Service offers tree service in Morristown NJ and the surrounding areas.
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