Powered by. Pine , genus Pinus , genus of about species of evergreen conifers of the pine family Pinaceae , distributed throughout the world but native primarily to northern temperate regions. Pines can tolerate drought but require full sunlight and clean air for good growth and reproduction. The pine is a motif in Chinese art and literature, which sometimes combines painting and poetry in the same work.
Pines are gymnosperms. The Genus Pinus. Pinecones of a sugar pine Pinus lambertiana. Some of these Lepidoptera species, many of them moths, specialize in feeding on only one or sometimes several species of pine.
Genera of the Pinaceae family. Ecology and Biogeography of Pinus. Batman's missions. Trees of North America and Europe.
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Pollen -bearing male cones are covered with many fertile scales, each of which bears two pollen sacs. Download as PDF Printable version. Some of these Lepidoptera species, many of them moths, specialize in feeding on only one or sometimes several species of pine. Subscribe today. In some pines the scale bearing the nutlike seed may be expanded to form a wing for airborne dispersal. Archived PDF from the original on Let us know if you have suggestions to improve this article requires login. Global Invasive Species Database. Love is powerful.
Bibcode : PLoSO See list of pines by region for list of species by geographic distribution. A fully grown and freshly fallen female pine cone Pinus strobus.
Pinus taeda bark. Pine Article Media Additional Info. A growing female cone of a Scots pine on a mountain in Perry County, Pennsylvania. University of Michigan Press.