Pinus contorta

Contortatall eller strandtall (Pinus contorta) är ett vanligt barrträd i västra Nordamerika. I likhet med de flesta barrträd behåller den sin gröna färg (klorofyll) året . Pinus contorta, with the common names lodgepole pine and shore pine, and also known as twisted pine, and contorta pine, is a common tree in western North .

Vrifuru Contorta-Fyr, Klit-Fyr Kontortamänty Lodgepole Pine Murray-Kiefer. Pinus contorta includes distinctly different varieties that are interfertile. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire . The most widely distributed is the Sierra lodgepole or tamarack (Pinus contorta var. murrayana) found throughout the Sierra Nevada in the Klamath Mountains .

The subspecies of Pinus contorta can identified according to the key shown below (from Kral 1993). Classification; Subordinate Taxa; Wetland; Related Links. Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon Show All Show Tabs lodgepole pine.

The combination of short needles in pairs, and small cones with a spikes on the cone scales distinguishes Pinus contorta from other naturalised Pinus species in . Pinus contorta is an evergreen Tree growing to m (49ft) by m (26ft) at a fast rate. It is in leaf 12-Jan It is in flower in May, and the . Shore Pine (also called Beach Pine) is a Northwest native conifer that grows along the Pacific ocean from Alaska south into northern California. Native to western North America where it has an extensive natural range. The lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta var. latifolia) from the inland regions of north-western North America is now being cultivated on a total area of about 2000 .

Species, Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon – lodgepole pine, scrub pine, shore pine, tamarack pine. Direct Children: Variety, Pinus contorta var. Pinus contorta, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Pinaceae Pinus contorta Douglas ex Louden Listen to the Latin symbol: PICO, Other Fact Sheets. Origin: Native Distribution: Alaska south into Oregon, east to Alberta and South Dakota, and in the Rocky . Shore Pine (var. contorta), the Pacific Coast variety, is a small tree with spreading crown, thick, furrowed .