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Taxon: Pinus clausa (Chapm. ex Engelm.) Vasey ex Sarg.

Genus: Pinus subgenus: Pinus section: Trifoliae subsection: Contortae
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 316778
Place of publication: Rep. for. N. America 199. 1884
Name verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Sep-2008
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System.

Common names:

  • Alabama pine   (Source: Ency WTimber ) – English
  • sand pine   (Source: Ency WTimber ) – English
  • scrub pine   (Source: AH 519 ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Materials: fiber   (fide AH 519)
  • Materials: wood   (fide AH 519)

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)



Check other web resources for Pinus clausa (Chapm. ex Engelm.) Vasey ex Sarg.:


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Check for additional images
  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (05 October 2015)

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