Taxon  Report   6508 
Pinus contorta  Loudon
Beach pine,  lodgepole pine
Pinus contorta , a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
 

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Pinus contorta
© Sherry Ballard 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus contorta
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Pinus contorta
© Ballard 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
Pinus contorta ssp. contorta
Pinus contorta ssp. murrayana
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Pinus contorta  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PICO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 17, 2014).

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