Pinus inops Aiton

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Family: Pinaceae

Genus: Pinus

Description: 

...found principally in the interior parts of North America, upon mountains and hills, in a dry soil, composed of sand and pebbles. Its stem is seldom very straight; the length of it is usually from fifteen to twenty feet, and the circumference about one foot and a half. (Desc. Pinus)

History: 

Published in Hort. Kew. 3: 367 in 1789. Also published in Desc. Pinus 1: t.13 p.18 #9 in 1803 (and in ed.3 #11 in 1832)

Synonym of Pinus virginiana Mill.


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