Taxon  Report   6522    
Pinus quadrifolia  Parl. ex Sudw.
Four leaf pine,  Fourneedle pinyon pine, Nut pine, Parry pine, Parry pinyon pine
Pinus quadrifolia
© Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
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Pinus quadrifolia
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Pinus quadrifolia
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Pinus quadrifolia, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Pinus quadrifolia
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pinus
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pinus juarezensis
More information about  Pinus quadrifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).