Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1087

Tree
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Common (uncommon in SC, rare in Piedmont)

Look for it in bottomland forests, rich moist soils, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Needles 2-4" long
Needles 2 per bundle

"FLOWER":
Spring
Unisexual

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Cone

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Gymnosperms (non-flowering plants): Conifers: Pinales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Pinus glabra   FAMILY Pinaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pinus glabra   FAMILY Pinaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 016-01-009:
Pinus glabra   FAMILY Pinaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Spruce Pine, Walter's Pine