Taxon  Report   6503 
Pinus albicaulis  Engelm.
Alpine white pine,  Dwarf pine, Whitebark pine
Pinus albicaulis
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
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Pinus albicaulis
© Robert Potts2001 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus albicaulis, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Pinus albicaulis
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Pinus albicaulis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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