Calflora
Taxon  Report   6508    
Pinus contorta  Loudon
Beach pine,  Lodgepole pine
Pinus contorta
© Ballard 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pinus contorta
© Sherry Ballard 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus contorta, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Pinus contorta
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Pinus contorta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PICO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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