Pinus variabilis (Aiton) Lamb.

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


Family: Pinaceae

Genus: Pinus

Description: 

[quote: ] (Desc. Pinus)

History: 

Published in Descr. Pinus 1: t.15 p.22 #11 in 1803 (and in ed.3 #13 in 1832) The native situation of P. variabilis is the sea-shore of North America, or at no great distance from it, in a sandy, but mixed kind of soil.

Synonym of Pinus echinata Mill.

Basionym is Pinus taeda var. variabilis Aiton


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