Pinus gerardiana Wall. ex D.Don
  • Descr. Pinus

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Pinus gerardiana Wall. ex D.Don. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 12 Jul 2020'

General Information

Trees; bark white, fissured into irregular, thin plates; 1st-year branchlets pale green-yellow, glabrous, with projected leaf scars. Needles 3 per bundle, triangular-flabellate in cross section, 6-10 cm, stiff, vascular bundle 1, resin canals 5-7, marginal, base with sheath shed. Seed cones shortly pedunculate, almost brown at maturity, oblong or ovoid, 12-20 × 9-11 cm. Seed scales 4-5 cm; apophyses broad, swollen, ± recurved, obviously ridged; umbo dorsal, apex obtuse. Seeds cylindric, ca. 2.5 cm; wing rudimentary, usually adhering to adjacent scale.

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    Flora Of CHina @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
    • B All Rights Reserved
    Global Tree Assessment
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • C Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • D See IUCN Terms and conditions of use
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).