MEXICAN PINYON

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MEXICAN PINYON suitable for counties:
TEXAS: Brewster, Jeff Davis
NEW MEXICO: Grant, Hidalgo

Mexican pinyon belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is cembroides. This plant grows actively in summer. Mexican pinyon has dark green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Mexican pinyon booms in spring.The plant grows in climbing form with single stem. Mexican pinyon is a slow growing plant, a mature Mexican pinyon can grow up to 25 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Dark Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 25
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 90
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33 Palatable Human : Yes
Bloom Period : Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Spring Commercial Availability : No Known Source
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium 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 : 1840
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

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

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : Yes Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : No Foliage Color : Dark Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Moderate
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 20
Height, Mature (feet) : 25 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Climbing
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 : High Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 90
Hedge Tolerance : Medium Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 7.0 pH (Maximum) : 8.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 170 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 170
Precipitation (Minimum) : 20 Precipitation (Maximum) : 20
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 12 Salinity Tolerance : Low
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33

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