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

Bloom Period
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian

More information about  Pinus contorta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PICO)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2019).