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Taxon: Pinus virginiana Mill.

 
Genus: Pinus
Subgenus: Pinus
Section: Trifoliae
Subsection: Contortae
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 28568
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Pinus no. 9. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 12 (11 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: fiber; wood
  • Social: religious/secular (used as a Christmas tree)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (s.), New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Dirr, M. A. 1998. Manual of woody landscape plants: their identification, ornamental characteristics, culture, propagation and uses, ed. 5. 748. Note: re. Christmas tree
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  6. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States
  8. Mansion, J. E. , ed. 1940. Mansion's shorter French and English dictionary.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae. Phytologia Mem. 8:167.
  11. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Gymnosperms&FamilyID=Pinaceae&GenusID=Pinus&SpeciesID=virginiana target='_blank'
  12. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Pinus virginiana Mill. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?28568. Accessed 20 July 2019.