POND PINE

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POND PINE suitable for counties:
VIRGINIA: Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Henrico, Isle of Wight, Prince George, Southampton, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Virginia Beach, York
GEORGIA: Berrien, Brantley, Charlton, Chatham, Colquitt, Decatur, Echols, Glynn, Lanier, Laurens, Liberty, Long, Lowndes, McIntosh, Pulaski, Sumter, Talbot, Tift, Turner
FLORIDA: Alachua, Bradford, Calhoun, Citrus, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Hernando, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Marion, Nassau, Okaloosa, Orange, Osceola, Putnam, Seminole, St. Johns, Sumter, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla
DELAWARE: Sussex
ALABAMA: Butler, Covington, Geneva
SOUTH CAROLINA: Aiken, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Georgetown, Horry, Kershaw, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Richland, Sumter
NEW JERSEY: Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem
NORTH CAROLINA: Alamance, Beaufort, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Columbus, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Granville, Harnett, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Martin, Montgomery, Moore, Pasquotank, Pender, Pitt, Richmond, Scotland, Wake, Wayne
MARYLAND: All counties

Pond pine belongs to family of pinaceae plants, its species name is serotina. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Pond pine has green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Pond pine booms in late spring.The plant grows in conical form with single stem. Pond pine is a moderately growing plant, a mature Pond pine can grow up to 80 feet.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 80
Drought Tolerance : None Frost Free Days, Minimum : 190
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -3 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Late Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Late Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
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 : 54400
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Slow

Use

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

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : Medium
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 : Coarse Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : No Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 25
Height, Mature (feet) : 80 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : Yes Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Conical
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : Medium
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : None Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : Medium Frost Free Days, Minimum : 190
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 4.8 pH (Maximum) : 6.8
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 430 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 60 Precipitation (Maximum) : 60
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 20 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -3

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P. Freeman Heim. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, FL, Ocala National Forest. 1971.
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C.F. Korstein. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, NC. 1922.
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W.R. Mattoon. Provided by National Agricultural Library. Originally from US Forest Service. United States, SC, Summerville. 1929.
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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: 60. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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