Taxon  Report   6503    
Pinus albicaulis  Engelm.
Alpine white pine,  Dwarf pine, Whitebark pine
Pinus albicaulis
© 2017 Shane Lishawa
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pinus albicaulis
© 2011 Michael Kauffmann
Pinus albicaulis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Pinus albicaulis, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Pinus albicaulis
© 2010 Keir Morse
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Communities: Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).