Taxon  Report   6504 
Pinus attenuata  Lemm.
knobcone pine,  scrub pine

Pinus attenuata
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Pinus attenuata
© and Buff Corsi 2013 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus attenuata, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Pinus attenuata
© 2002 Matt Strieby
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Douglas-Fir Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 Information about  Pinus attenuata  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 06, 2015).

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