Kōrero: Radiata pine

Radiata pine

Radiata pine

Radiata pine is a tall tree, growing 30–60 metres in height, with a trunk of up to 1 metre in diameter. In sheltered conditions it has a straight trunk and conical form, but it can become contorted in windswept sites. It has large, spreading branches and slender dark-green needle leaves arranged in bunches of three.

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Photograph by Iona Wassilieff

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Peter Berg, 'Radiata pine - A Californian import', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16827/radiata-pine (accessed 8 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Peter Berg, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008