Scots pine

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    Scots pine @ Kyoto Botanical Garden
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    Scots pine @ Kyoto Botanical Garden

Basic information

Flower Name
Scots pine
Formal Name
Pinus sylvestris
Alias
Pinus sylvestris, Scots pine
Habitat
Eurasia
Morph
evergreen needle-leaved tall tree

Comment

What is Scots pine

Scots pine(scientific name: Pinus sylvestris) is an evergreen needle-leaved tall tree native to Eurasia and part of the pines family Pinaceae.
It is a only one pine that grows wild in northern Europe on mountains from 0-2600 m above sea level.
It is also called Scotch pine or Red pine.
The trees grow straight. The leaves are taut, 3 to 5 cm long and blue-green in color.
They are dioecious.
In spring, the female flowers produce two or three spherical red flowers on the tips of young branches.
The male flowers bloom in clusters of yellow egg-shaped flowers on thin young branches.
The fruit is spatulate and winged. It is considered to be wood.
It is the national tree of Scotland.

Flower language.
Nobility, grace.

Basic data.
Common name: EScots pine, scientific name: Pinus sylvestris, national tree: Scotland,
Nicknames: Scotch Pine, Russian Red Pine,
Place of origin: native to Eurasia, living type: evergreen needle-leaved tall tree,
Tree height: 20-35 m. Bark: dark gray-brown, scaly.
Dioecious, female flower color: red, flowering season: May.


Detailed information

Order
Pinales
Family
Pinaceae
Genus
Pinus
Species
P. sylvestris
Flower type
Other
Flower array
Pollen Cone
Petal shape
catkin
Leaf type
Aciculate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
AlpineLow mountainSub-high mountain
Color
Red, Yellow
Season
May
Height
2000 ~ 3500 [cm]
Diameter
 ~

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