Pinus maritima Aiton

Photo credit: Original from Descr. Pinus courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library - (provided by Missouri Botanical Garden) modified to provide labels.


Family: Pinaceae

Genus: Pinus


This tree, so far as I can judge from one growing at Sion House, the only one I have been able to find, grows to the height of about 20 feet. The branches are very numerous, and bear long, filiform leaves... (Desc. Pinus)


Published in Hortus Kew. (W.T. Aiton), ed. 2. 5: 315 in 1813. Also published in Desc. Pinus 1: t.9-10 p.13 #6 in 1803 (and in ed.1 vol.2 t.10 p.30 in 1824 and ed.3 #6 in 1832)

Synonym of Pinus halepensis Mill.

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