Pinus echinata, shortleaf pine

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FamilyPinaceae
Scientific_NamePinus echinata
Common_Nameshortleaf pine
HabitLarge Tree
RangeNW NE
SiteMoist
FoliageNeedles, 4 to 11 cm long, 2 or 3 per fascicle
BarkBroad, flat, reddish brown plates with small resin pockets.
FruitCones 4 to 6 cm long, opening promptly at maturity, persisting on tree for several years, seed with 1.2 cm wing
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Pinus echinata (Shortleaf pine)
Pinus echinata (Shortleaf pine)

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