Limber pine

Photo: SelecTree

Limber pine

Pinus flexilis

  • Needle bundle has no sheath at base
  • Foliage green
  • Cone on a stalk less than 1 inch long
  • Cones shorter and wider
Limber pine

Photo: SelecTree

Limber pine

Photo: Flickr/Sandy__R


Sugar pine

Sugar pine

Pinus lambertiana

  • Needle bundle has no sheath at base
  • Foliage green
  • Cone on a stalk more than 1 inch long
  • Cones long and slender
Sugar pine
Sugar pine

Torrey pine

Torrey pine

Pinus torreyana

  • Needle bundle has sheath at base
  • Foliage gray-green
Torrey pine
Torrey pine