name botanical:Pinus sabiniana
other name:Foothill Pine
other name:Bull Pine
other name:Nut Pine
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The needles stand a threesome in a base, they are pale gray-green and up to 30 cm (11,8 in) long. The thin needles hang down.
The large (up to 30 cm (11.8 in)) cones are ovoid and light brown.
bark:The bark is smooth and red-brown first, later barky and brown.
soil:sandy to loamy
At an optimal location, the pine becomes a large tree with straight trunk and broad crown. At high altitude, it grows like a bush.