Native Scots Pine
Pinus Sylvestris Caledonian, Native Scots pine
Native to North Scotland, and widespread in Europefrom Scandinavia to central Spain. The wide distribution means that careful thought needs to be given to provenance choice. In the native pinewoods of North Scotland, the appropriate local seed origin should be preferred. A light demanding pioneer specie that grows well on acid to neutral, light soils of low fertility.