Taxon  Report   6509 
Pinus contorta  Loudon  ssp. bolanderi  (Parl.) Critchf.
Bolander pine,  Bolander's beach pine
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© Lucille Smith 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus contorta ssp. bolanderi
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Parent Record Pinus contorta.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Pinus contorta var. bolanderi
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ICPN: Pinus contorta var. bolanderi
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / 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 (Flora of North America)

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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: Mar 28, 2015).

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