envelope icon phone icon

Content is below menu. Find the page you want, then scroll down. Current page in white text.

About Us





Cedars & Junipers




Bristlecone Pine

Eastern White Pine

Jack Pine

Lodgepole Pine

Mountain Pine

Mugo Pine

Ponderosa Pine

Red Pine

Scots Pine


Food Forests

Leaf Trees



Our Forests



People who go broke in a big way never miss any meals. It is the poor jerk who is shy a half slug who must tighten his belt.
Robert A. Heinlein

Typical Pine

The edge were tree meets field creates a haven for all sorts of critters.

Mountain Pine

Pinus uncinata

Some botanists consider that mountain pine is really a subspecies of Mugo pine. Considering how much variation there is in mugos this isn't an unreasonable view.

Mountain pine look like mugos on steroids. Thirty to fifty feet tall, usually with only one trunk, but otherwise branching, foliage and cones that look like mugo.

Very hardy, not very fast growers. Interesting specimen tree. Mine aren't very big yet. You may want to come back in two or three year's time.

Mountain pine stays green in winter.

Got something to say? Email me: sfinfo@sherwoods-forests.com

Interesting? Share this page.

Want to talk right now? Talk to me: (8 am to 8 pm only, please) 1-780-848-2548

Back to Top
Copyright © 2008 - 2018 S. G. Botsford

Sherwood's Forests is located about 75 km southwest of Edmonton, Alberta. Please refer to the map on our Contact page for directions.