University of Rhode Island

Sciadopitys verticillata

Japanese Umbrella Pine

Slow growing, medium tree sized with dense growth habit. Glossy dark green flexible needles grow around twigs, umbrella fashion. Full sun. Prefers rich, moist, acidic soil. Protect from wind. 20-40’ x 15-20’, sometimes larger.

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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