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Scientific Name: Pinus ponderosa
Pronunciation: PYE-nus pon-dur-OH-suh
Common Name: Ponderosa pine, yellow pine (seedling)
Family Name: Pinaceae
Plant Type: Conifer
Key ID Features: Seedlings w. 8-10 cotyledons, 3.5-5 cm long, no teeth.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Stiffly upright
Form: Oval - vertical
Mature Size:
Height:> 30m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, U.S. - northwest
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Forestry
Additional Info: Google
Ponderosa pine, yellow pine (seedling)
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Needle-like
Arrangement: Fascicles
Texture/ Venation:
Colour in Summer: Green
Colour in Fall: Green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Acicular
Additional Info: in 3's

Inflorescence Type: n/a
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Bark Morphology: Deeply fissured
Bark or Stem Colour: Yellow, Brown

Propagation: Seed
(GNH) GreeNHouse
(NRY) NuRserY
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