Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1094

Tree
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (rare in Coastal Plain)

Look for it in moist to dry forests, bottomlands, dry, rocky ridges in humid gorges, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun ...Moist ...Dry

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Needles 3-4" long
Needles 5 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 strobus   FAMILY Pinaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pinus strobus   FAMILY Pinaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 016-01-001:
Pinus strobus   FAMILY Pinaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Eastern White Pine