TWONEEDLE PINYON

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TWONEEDLE PINYON suitable for counties:
WYOMING: Laramie, Sweetwater
UTAH: Beaver, Cache, Carbon, Daggett, Duchesne, Emery, Garfield, Grand, Iron, Juab, Kane, Millard, Piute, Rich, San Juan, Sanpete, Sevier, Tooele, Uintah, Utah, Wasatch, Washington, Wayne
TEXAS: Culberson, Edwards, Ellis, Hudspeth
OKLAHOMA: Cimarron
ARIZONA: Apache, Cochise, Coconino, Gila, Navajo, Yavapai
NEVADA: White Pine
NEW MEXICO: Bernalillo, Catron, Colfax, Curry, Dona Ana, Grant, Harding, Lincoln, McKinley, Mora, Otero, Quay, Rio Arriba, Roosevelt, San Juan, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, Sierra, Socorro, Taos, Torrance, Union, Valencia
COLORADO: Archuleta, Baca, Boulder, Chaffee, Conejos, Costilla, Delta, El Paso, Fremont, Grand, Huerfano, La Plata, Larimer, Las Animas, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Otero, Pueblo, Rio Blanco, Rio Grande, Routt, Saguache, San Miguel, Teller
CALIFORNIA: San Bernardino

Twoneedle pinyon belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is edulis. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Twoneedle pinyon has green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Twoneedle pinyon booms in early summer.The plant grows in conical form with single stem. Twoneedle pinyon is a slow growing plant, a mature Twoneedle pinyon can grow up to 50 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 50
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -31 Palatable Human : Yes
Bloom Period : Early Summer
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Early Summer Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 2333
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Low
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : Yes Christmas Tree Product : Yes
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : High
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : Yes
Post Product : Yes Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Moderate
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 25
Height, Mature (feet) : 50 Known Allelopath : Yes
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Conical
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 6.5 pH (Maximum) : 8.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 170 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 600
Precipitation (Minimum) : 27 Precipitation (Maximum) : 27
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : Medium
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -31

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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, UT, Grand Co., Arches National Park. July 15, 2001.
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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, UT, Grand Co., Arches National Park. July 15, 2001.
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©Susan McDougall. United States, AZ, Sedona. June 8, 2006.
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