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Taxon: Pinus flexilis E. James

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Strobus section: Quinquefoliae subsection: Strobus
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28449
Place of publication: Account exped. Pittsburgh (ed. Philadelphia) 2:27, 35. 31 Dec 1822; (ed. London) 2:224-225. late Feb 1823
Name verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Oct-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 304 in National Plant Germplasm System.


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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta [s.w.], British Columbia [s.e.]
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Nebraska [w.], North Dakota [s.w.], South Dakota [w.]
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon [e.], Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico [n.]
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona [n.], California, Nevada, Utah

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Farjon, A. & B. T. Styles. 1997. Pinus (Pinaceae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 75:207. [include here P. flexilis var. reflexa, treated elsewhere under P. strobiformis].
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  • Jorgensen, S. et al. 2002. Regional patterns of genetic diversity in Pinus flexilis (Pinaceae) reveal complex species history. Amer. J. Bot. 89:792–800.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1985. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983).
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Woodman, N. 2010. History and dating of the publication of the Philadelphia (1822) and London (1823) editions of Edwin James's Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains. Arch. Nat. Hist. 37:28–38. [establishes the priority of the Philadelphia edition].
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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?28449 (01 September 2014)

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