Tree seed - Rocky Mountain bristlecone pine

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(Pinus aristata)

A slow-growing, very long-lived species of pine - the oldest estimated at 2500 years old. Native to Colorado in the Rocky Mountain range, it grows at very high altitudes ranging from 2000-4000m in cold and dry sub-alpine climates. 

Germination: No stratification required. Soak seeds for 24 hours in water and sow 1 cm deep in potting soil. Water occasionally until germination occurs. Germination for this species is generally fast, within 2 weeks.  

Packet contains at least 25 seeds.