PONDEROSA PINE

PONDEROSA PINE GROWS BEST IN

PONDEROSA PINE suitable for counties:
IDAHO: Ada, Adams, Blaine, Boise, Bonner, Custer, Elmore, Gem, Idaho, Kootenai, Latah, Lemhi, Nez Perce, Valley, Washington
COLORADO: Baca, Boulder, Chaffee, Clear Creek, Costilla, Custer, Douglas, Eagle, El Paso, Elbert, Jefferson, La Plata, Larimer, Las Animas, Mesa, Mineral, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Park, Pueblo, Rio Blanco, Rio Grande, Routt, Saguache, Teller
CALIFORNIA: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Inyo, Kern, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Mariposa, Mendocino, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yuba
ARIZONA: Apache, Cochise, Coconino, Gila, Graham, Maricopa, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, Santa Cruz, Yavapai
NEW MEXICO: Bernalillo, Cibola, Colfax, Grant, Harding, Lincoln, Los Alamos, McKinley, Mora, Rio Arriba, Roosevelt, San Juan, San Miguel, Sandoval, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos, Union
NEBRASKA: Banner, Brown, Cherry, Cheyenne, Custer, Dawes, Garfield, Keya Paha, Kimball, Morrill, Rock, Scotts Bluff, Sheridan, Sioux
NORTH DAKOTA: Slope
MONTANA: Big Horn, Broadwater, Carter, Cascade, Custer, Fergus, Flathead, Gallatin, Garfield, Lake, Lincoln, Mineral, Missoula, Musselshell, Petroleum, Powder River, Rosebud, Stillwater, Treasure, Valley, Yellowstone
SOUTH DAKOTA: Custer, Fall River, Harding, Jackson, Lawrence, Pennington, Shannon, Todd, Tripp
OREGON: Baker, Benton, Clackamas, Crook, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Malheur, Marion, Morrow, Multnomah, Polk, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, Wheeler
OKLAHOMA: Cimarron
NEVADA: Carson City, Clark, Douglas, Lincoln, Lyon, Mineral, Nye, Storey, Washoe, White Pine
WYOMING: Albany, Big Horn, Campbell, Carbon, Converse, Crook, Goshen, Hot Springs, Johnson, Laramie, Natrona, Niobrara, Platte, Sheridan, Sweetwater, Washakie, Weston
WASHINGTON: Benton, Chelan, Clallam, Columbia, Garfield, Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lincoln, Okanogan, Pend Oreille, Skamania, Spokane, Stevens, Walla Walla, Whatcom, Whitman, Yakima
UTAH: Beaver, Carbon, Daggett, Duchesne, Emery, Garfield, Grand, Iron, Juab, Kane, Millard, Piute, Salt Lake, San Juan, Sanpete, Sevier, Summit, Tooele, Uintah, Utah, Washington, Wayne, Weber
TEXAS: Brewster, Culberson, Jeff Davis

Ponderosa pine belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is ponderosa. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Ponderosa pine has green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Ponderosa pine booms in mid spring.The plant grows in rounded form with single stem. Ponderosa pine is a moderately growing plant, a mature Ponderosa pine can grow up to 223 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions. Other varieties of this plant are ponderosa pineponderosa pine,,ponderosa pineponderosa pine,,ponderosa pineponderosa pine,,ponderosa pineponderosa pine, and Washoe pine

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 223
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 150
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -36 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Mid Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Mid Spring 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 : 12000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

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

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 : Yes Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Dense
Foliage Texture : Medium Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 40
Height, Mature (feet) : 223 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Rounded
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 150
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 5.0 pH (Maximum) : 9.0
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 430 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 25 Precipitation (Maximum) : 25
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : Medium
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -36

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Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. March 8, 2003.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. February 4, 2002.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Trinity Co., Hayfork vicinity, W. of town. July 26, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Trinity Co., Hayfork vicinity, W. of town. July 26, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Trinity Co., Hayfork vicinity, W. of town. July 26, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Trinity Co., Hayfork vicinity, W. of town. July 26, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CO, Jefferson Co., Evergreen. July 15, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CO, Jefferson Co., Evergreen. July 15, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CO, Jefferson Co., Evergreen. July 15, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CO, Jefferson Co., Evergreen. July 15, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CO, Jefferson Co., Evergreen. July 15, 2001.
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J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS NPDC. United States, CA, Nevada Co.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Courtesy of ND State Soil Conservation Committee. Provided by USDA NRCS ND State Office. United States, ND.
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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory.
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Gary A. Monroe. United States, ID, Elmore Co. 1971.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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C.C. Averill. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, SD, Black Hills. 1939.
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H.D. Cochran. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, CO, Montezuma National Forest.
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Ray M. Filloon. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, WA, Columbia National Forest, Trout Lake. 1939.
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H.A. Fowells. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, CA. 1938.
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H.A. Fowells. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, CA. 1938.
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W.A. Jackson. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, NM. 1936.
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W.A. Jackson. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, NM. 1936.
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K.D. Swan. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, ID. 1935.
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Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, ID.
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Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, MT.
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Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, WA.
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Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service.
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Mark W. Skinner. United States, AZ, Sunrise Crater NM.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 57. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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