- Excellent for windbreaks and privacy screens
- Grows up to 18 inches a year
- Tolerates salt air and air pollution
- Deer resistant evergreen
This is one tough tree! The Austrian Pine can handle poor and high pH soil, drought, air pollution, salt air and urban environments. At the height of 50-60 ft. when fully mature, this hardy pine works well for providing windbreaks and privacy screens. Its dark green, 4-6 in. needles provide year-round color. The Austrian Pine also creates the perfect shelter for birds, squirrels and owls. Growing up to 18 in. a year, it has a medium growth rate. Deer tend to pass it by. Grows best in full sun. Zones 4-7.