Taxon: Pinus pungens Lamb.

Genus: Pinus
  Subgenus: Pinus
    Section: Trifoliae
      Subsection: Australes
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 400599
Place of publication: Ann. Bot. (König & Sims) 2:198. 1805
Name Verified on: 18-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 292 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - New Jersey, - Pennsylvania, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, - Georgia, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Critchfield, W. B. & E. L. Little, Jr. 1966. Geographic distribution on the pines of the world 16.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia Coniferae Phytologia Mem. 8:160.

Check other web resources for Pinus pungens Lamb. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image