Plants and Their People – Pinus wallichiana

Pinus wallichiana

Bhutan Pine, Himalayan White Pine. A distinctive five-needled pine with long, drooping needles. Needs to be out of windy sites to be shown to best effect. Nathaniel Wallich (1786-1854) was a Danish surgeon and botanist who worked in India for the Danish East India Company and later for the British East India Company. He collected many plants new to cultivation from India, Nepal and Burma.

2022-04-26T10:28:48+00:00April 26th, 2022|