Trees

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rexidog05
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Trees
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2010-02-11 14:34:38
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    • Whitebark Pine
    • Pinus albicaulis
    • * Leaves: 5 needle per bundle (Soft Pine), 1-3" Long, Dark Green, Sheath Deciduous
    • *Cone: 2-4" Long, Stalked, Terminal Umbo, Armed
    • Small Sappy cones. Rare to find a complete cone because birds eat seeds out while still on tree.
    • Foxtail Pine
    • Pinus balfouriana
    • * Leaves: 5 needles per bundle (Soft Pine), 1-2" Long, Sharply Tiped, Dark Green to Blue Green, Sheath Deciduous
    • * Cone: 3-5" Long, No Stalk, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Trees are often tilted or distorted. Mature bark is an orange color.
    • Limber Pine
    • Pinus flexilis
    • * Leaves: 5 needles per bundle, 2-5" Long, Dark Green, Shealth Deciduous
    • *Cone: 2-7" Long, Stalked, Terminal Umbo, Unarmed
    • Can tie knots with its branches.
    • Sugar Pine
    • Pinus lamertiana
    • * Leaves: 5 needles per bundle, 2-4" Long, Dark Green to Bluish Green, Sheath Deciduous
    • * Cone: 10-24" Long, Straight Stalk, Terminal Umbo, Unarmed
    • Has Sweet sap, Longest cones.
    • Western White Pine
    • Pinus monticola
    • * Leaves: 5 neddles per bundle, 2-4" Long, Bluish Gree, Sheath Deciduous
    • * Cone: 5-10" Long, clusters of 1-7 at end of branches, Stalked, Terminal Umbo, Unarmed
    • Cones look similar to Sugar pine but smaller with curved stalk
    • Knobcone Pine
    • Pinus attenuata
    • * Leaves: 3 per bundle, 5" Long, Yellowish-Green, Sheaths Persistant
    • * Cone: 3-6" Long, grow in whorls of 3, Serotinous, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Lodgepole Pine
    • Pinus contorta ssp. murrayana
    • * Leaves: 2 per bundle, 1-3" Long, Yellowish-Green, Sheath Persistant
    • * Cone: 1.5-2" Long, non-Serotinous, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Jeffrey Pine
    • Pinus jeffreyi
    • * Leaves: 3 per bundle, 7.5-11" Long, Bluish Green, Sheath Persistant
    • * Cone: 5-10" Long, Stalked, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Prickles turned inward, "Gentle Jeffrey", Inside of Basal Scales are brown.
    • Ponderosa Pine
    • Pinus ponderosa
    • * Leaves: 3 per bundle, 4-11" Long, Yellowish-Green
    • * Cone: 3-6.5" Long, Stalked, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Looks like pinus jeffreyi cone but has prickles that stick outward
    • Gray Pine
    • Pinus sabiniana
    • * Leaves: 3 per bundle, 7-17" Long, , Grayish Green, Sheath Persistant
    • * Cone: 6-10" Long, Stalked, Seritinous, Dorsal Umbo, Armed
    • Cones have "shark teeth"
  1. Singleleaf pinyon
    • Singleleaf Pinyon
    • Pinus monophylla
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