About Bhutan pine
An evergreen with a broad base and horizontal lower branches is a popular ornamental tree. It is widely used in the timber industry and is a commercial source of turpentine. It's susceptible to wind damage and insects. Transplant when small for best results.
Also known as
Bhutan pine, blue pine, Himalayan pine, Himalayan white pine and Pinus excelsa
How to care for Bhutan pine
Bhutan pine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Bhutan pine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Bhutan pine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Bhutan pine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.