Taxon  Report   6522 
Pinus quadrifolia  Parl.
Four leaf pine,  Fourneedle pinyon pine, Nut pine, Parry pine, Parry pinyon pine
Pinus quadrifolia
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Pinus quadrifolia
© Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
Pinus quadrifolia, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Pinus quadrifolia
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Pinus juarezensis
More information about  Pinus quadrifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 19, 2018).

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