Taxon  Report   6514 
Pinus flexilis  James
Limber pine,  White pine
Pinus flexilis
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
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Pinus flexilis
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Pinus flexilis, 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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Pinus flexilis
© 2009 Ryan Gilmore
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Pinus flexilis ssp. alpina
PLANTS: Pinus flexilis ssp. callahanii
PLANTS: Pinus flexilis var. alpina
PLANTS: Pinus flexilis var. callahanii
More information about  Pinus flexilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 24, 2018).

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