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  Bosnian Pine - Definition, explanation
It is a member of the hard pine group, Pinus subgenus Pinus, with leaves ('needles') in fascicles (bundles) of two, with a persistent sheath.
Bosnian Pine cones are 5-9 cm long, with thin, fragile scales; they are dark blue-purple before maturation, turning brown when ripe about 16-18 months after pollination.
Bosnian Pine is a popular ornamental tree in parks and large gardens, giving reliable steady though not fast growth on a wide range of sites, and with a very neat, conical crown.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/b/bo/bosnian_pine.php   (361 words)

  Bosnian Pine
It is a member of the hard pine group, Pinus subgenus Pinus, with leaves ('needles') in fascicles (bundles) of two, with a persistent sheath.
Bosnian Pine cones are 5-9 cm long, with thin, fragile scales; they are dark blue-purple before maturation, turning brown when ripe about 16-18 months after pollination.
Bosnian Pine is a popular ornamental tree in parks and large gardens, giving reliable steady though not fast growth on a wide range of sites, and with a very neat, conical crown.
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/b/bo/bosnian_pine.html   (323 words)

 Pine Bonsai in the Midwest USA
Specifically, pines have served as the style models for bonsai, with downsloping lower branches alternating from outside curves with well-defined foliage planes eventually culminating in a broad rounded apex.
Pines are evergreen needle conifers of the genus Pinus.
The primary method of pinching five needle pine is to reduce the candles to 1/2 to 1/3 of their initial length in mid spring, just before the needles begin to open.
mababonsai.org /pages/hawley_pine1.html   (2404 words)

 UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The meadows are comprised of primarily fl oak whereas the subalpine zones are dominated by lodgepole pine and mountain hemlock.
In the east, pine forest predominate, whilst the north is dominated by deciduous forest supporting larch, spruce, willow and fir-Korean pine.
Pine and larch dominate the higher elevations and subalpine scrub woodlands occur in the valleys.
www.wcmc.org.uk /wh/reviews/forests/annex1_table.htm   (6009 words)

The whole cabinet is dipped into a bath of resin after the construction to achieve the maximum ridgidity.
Then a thick, beautiful Bosnian Pine veneer is applied over it, followed by 6 coats (!) of lacquer.
Each cabinet is handmade by proud Bosnian craftsmen.
www.sakurasystems.com /products/essence.html   (107 words)

 UCONN IPM:Nursery Crops:Japanese Black Pine
A pine affected by this pest complex will show a yellowing or rusty browning throughout the entire tree before the foliage begins to die and needles begin to drop, often within the year.
Japanese fl pines are most susceptible to either of these pest complexes if they are older than 15 years of age or are growing in stressful sites, such as near the coast.
Bosnian pine grows extremely slowly and to date it hasn't been financially attractive for nurserymen to grow substantial quantities.
www.hort.uconn.edu /ipm/nursery/htms/jblkpine.htm   (1009 words)

 Nezavisne Novine
Pine's approach was to focus on their Bosnian readers because clearly NN and the rest of Bosnian press were not.
Pine was lucky to have the visionary support of one of the most remarkable personalities in postwar Bosnia.
Pine then worked with groups of reporters and editors to apply the standards and to redesign the copy flow system based on deadlines and page templates.
www.donpine.com /indexnn.html   (977 words)

 Observer | A pine romance   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Of course, I have seen and admired pines all over the world and I've read dozens of tree books, but if these pages ever work at all it is thanks to the dirt under the nails that type, rather than the weight of research that goes into them.
The Corsican pine differs from the Austrian pine in the reliability with which it will produce a straight stem growing quickly, sometimes to as high as 180ft, with a narrow, conical head of branches, carrying shorter branches and longer leaves than its Austrian cousin.
The pines are sparse but monumental and able to hold their own against the ravishing scenery.
observer.guardian.co.uk /print/0,,4791840-110648,00.html   (1254 words)

 Blue Sterling Nursery
The Korean Pine, Pinus koraiensis, is a tree from 25-30 meters tall in its native lands of Manchuria, Korea, and the main island of Japan (Honshu).
The Eastern White Pine or Pinus strobus is a large tree 33 to 46 meters tall in its native areas of southeast Canada to northern Georgia in the USA, located at an elevation of about 600 to 1500 meters.
The Himalayan Pine or Pinus wallichiana is a large broadly pyramidal tree in its native habitat of eastern Afghanistan, south eastern Tibet and China to north Burma at an elevation of 2500 to 3000 meters.
www.bluesterling.com /Pinus.htm   (4092 words)

 Pine and Spruce Tree Descriptions
Bosnian Pine: Good pine that has a somewhat upright growing pattern.
Swiss Stone Pine (Chalet): At maturity wil grow to 12 ft tall and 10 ft wide.
White Pine (dwarf): Needles are a soft bluish green color on spreading branches.
www.jaredsgarden.com /pine2.html   (921 words)

 The Search for Alternatives to Disease-Prone Pines in Coastal Landscapes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Thousands of trees, often all of the trees on a property, are dead or dying, in part because of the added stress of a record-breaking drought in 1999.
Locating substitutes for these pines is a top research priority of the University of Rhode Island (URI) Sustainable Landscapes Program, which has as its focus the reduction of pesticide use in the landscape.
Although Swiss stone and Bosnian pine are not as common in the landscape, URI plant protection specialists have yet to see turpentine beetles or pinewood nematodes on these species.
www.ces.ncsu.edu /fletcher/programs/nursery/metria/metria11/maynard/pines.htm   (1024 words)

 HotBot Web Search for pinus
There are three main subgenera of Pinus, the subgenus Strobus (White pines or soft pines), the subgenus Ducampopinus (Pinyon, Bristlecone and Lacebark pines), and the subgenus...
A pine is a coniferous tree of the genus Pinus, in the family Pinaceae.
There are about 115 species of pine, although different authors accept anything from 105 to 125 species.
www.hotbot.com /?ps=&loc=related1&tab=web&provKey=Ask+Jeeves&prov=Ask+Jeeves&query=pinus&first=90&page=more&currProv=msn   (247 words)

 Decline of the Japanese Black Pine
Japanese fl pine (Pinus thunbergii) has long been a favorite in coastal plantings because of its excellent salt spray and soil salt tolerance and its function as a wind screen and 'backbone' evergreen.
You may enhance the survival potential of your Japanese fl pines by watering them deeply during dry periods, fertilizing correctly once a year, and avoiding unnecessary pruning/wounding of the trees.
Landscapers are experimenting with Leyland cypress (x Cupressocyparis leylandii), Southwestern white pine (Pinus strobus) and Bosnian pine (Pinus heldrechii var leucodermis) The greatest attraction to Japanese fl pine in the northeast is its salt-tolerance.
www.uri.edu /ce/factsheets/prints/blackpines.html   (798 words)

 There is a place for artificial tree Topeka Capital-Journal, The - Find Articles
Because of the widespread incidence of pine wilt disease, I discourage planting Scotch pine anymore.
Pine wilt has also been reported in Austrian, jack, and red pine and rarely in white pine.
Other species to consider would be Bosnian pine, limber pine, Southwestern white pine and several species of spruce.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qn4179/is_20001202/ai_n11756837   (809 words)

 Viaggiare nel Pollino | Welcome to the Pollino National Park   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Founded in 1991 mainly to preserve the last individuals worldwide of "Loricato" Pine (Bosnian Pine- Pinus leucodermis), the park is still its last refuge against the human destruction, where the so-called civilization didn’t protect the Earth most endangered and precious natural environments.
Giuseppe explained to us the sex-life of the loricato (palebark) pines, which are the unique treasure of this region, and the day finished with delicious icecreams at Rotonda before dinner.
At dinner that night we were invited to share in the wedding anniversary celebrations of a family from Taranto who were staying at the Locanda San Francesco.
www.viaggiarenelpollino.com /english.html   (1720 words)

Pinus nigra (Austrian Pine) topiary dug and cont
Pinus nigra (Austrian Pine) 5' dug and cont
Pinus nigra (Austrian Pine) 6' dug and cont
www.rsnursery.com /Avail.l-p.htm   (155 words)

 Pinus heldreichii description
Both varieties are USDA Zone 6 (Rushforth 1987) and typically occur on soils derived from calcareous (limestone, dolomite) or occasionally ultramafic parent materials.
uncinata, P. heldreichii is one of the high-elevation pines of the Mediterreanean basin (Richardson and Rundel 1998, Barbero et al.
Barbero et al., 'Pines of the Medierreanean Basin', p.153-171 in Richardson 1998.
www.conifers.org /pi/pin/heldreichii.htm   (871 words)

 Monrovia - BOSNIAN PINE
This columnar Pine is a great low-maintenance evergreen for suburban homesites or parks.
To appreciate its natural beauty, plant as a single specimen or in groves of three to five.
Grow Bosnian Pine as a vertical background of evergreen foliage to highlight more spectacular trees in the foreground.
www.monrovia.com /PlantInf.nsf/67f84a5ebda3df3a88256f9d006b9c7c/b814993bc9e78f2a8825684d00720c9e!OpenDocument   (327 words)

 Bosnian Pine | Plant Information
Home • Plants  • Plants by Type and Name  • Bosnian Pine
The Bosnian Pine may be available from nurseries, garden stores and other plant dealers and distributors.
Bosnian Pine Plants for Sale Plant Stands Seeds and Bulbs Tree SeedsOrganic Gardening Garden Decor
www.gardenguides.com /plants/plant.asp?symbol=PILE6   (87 words)

 Hotel Pirin | Pirin National Park | Pirin National Park Bulgaria
Tourists has a choice of regions within the park itself, including the forest of Bosnian pine where the ancient Baikusheva pine stands guard as it has done for centuries.
The crystalline limestone allows such delights as the near extinct edelweiss and the Pirin poppy to flower and grow among the rocks.
The Pirin lakes, surrounded by an area of Macedonian pine and Silver fir and spruce, teem with animal life, and eagles and falcons have made their homes high up in the mountains.
www.stayresbulgaria.com /tourist-attractions-bulgaria-the-pirin-national-park.html   (325 words)

 Pinus leucodermis: Bosnian Pine : Brooks Tree Farm, Wholesale Seedlings   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pinus leucodermis: Bosnian Pine : Brooks Tree Farm, Wholesale Seedlings
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Pinus mugo mughus: Swiss Mt. Pine, Mugo Pine
brookstreefarm.com /shop/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=42   (53 words)

 Evergreen Needle Drop
Pine trees can hold their needles for 2-5 or more years, depending on the species.
Here are some of the pines commonly grown in Nebraska and the number of years they hold their leaves:
This tree only holds its needles for two years which leaves less growth at the tip of branches to hide the needles as they are shed.
hortparadise.unl.edu /Newsrelease/News/EverNeedleDrop.htm   (388 words)

 deseretnews.com | Evergreens create lovely winter landscape
While common junipers and mugho pines add some interest to the winter landscape, there are more exciting evergreens to choose from.
Limber pine or Pinus flexilis is native to Utah, but the species form gets very large and looks very open.
It is an excellent tree for colder climates, but you should avoid those that are grafted on a white pine rootstock.
deseretnews.com /dn/view/0,1249,650213260,00.html   (786 words)

 Pinus nigra
however, Bosnian Pine (Pinus heldreichii leucodermis), which is slower-growing but strikingly similar in its bold, dark-green foliaged, broadly pyramidal appearance and salt spray tolerance as compared to Austrian Pine, may become its substitute in the future, IF Bosnian Pine does not develop Diplodia Tip Blight in landscape plantings
Austrian Pine is a bold-textured and urban-tolerant (including Winter salt spray) Pine, having a broad-pyramidal growth habit with ascending branches and showy Spring candles, and often developing a flat-topped crown and ornamental bark with extreme age.
Pinus nigra is a bold-textured, long-needled, and dark green Pine tree that is ideal for Midwestern soils and climates, but is plagued by a combination of being overplanted and being very susceptible to the fungal infection known as Diplodia Tip Blight.
www.hcs.ohio-state.edu /hcs/TMI/Plantlist/pi_nigra.html   (684 words)

 Pinus heldreichii - Bosnian Pine
Pinus is the Latin name for the Pine.
Dark gray, flaking off to leave yellow and white patches.
Cobalt blue or fl when young, turning to brown when mature.
mysite.verizon.net /philip_hitt/Pinaceae/Pinus/heldreichii.htm   (37 words)

 Pine: Botany
Ancient Bristlecone Pine - talks about their discovery by Dr. Edmund Schulman, range of distribution, and their unique strategies for survival.
Bosnian pine (Pinus heldreichii) - Text and Image.
Ponderosa pine; Western yellow pine (Pinus ponderosa) - Text and Image.
www.infochembio.ethz.ch /links/en/botanik_baeume_kiefer.html   (1378 words)

 Common or Red Crossbills
They are specialist feeders on conifer cones, particularly the various spruce species but also some populations (different species?) in Douglas-fir and various pine species, and the unusual bill shape is an adaptation to assist the extraction of the seeds from the cone.
Some large-billed, pine-feeding populations currently assigned to this species in the Mediterranean area may possibly be better referred to either Parrot Crossbill or alternatively to new species in their own right, but as yet, research into them is still at a very early stage.
These populations also differ on plumage, with the Balearic, North African and Cyprus races having yellower males, and the Balkan type having deep purple-pink males; this however merely reflects the differing anthocyanin content of the cones they feed on, as these pigments are transferred to the feathers.
www.avianweb.com /commoncrossbills.html   (498 words)

 Dendrochronology Laboratory in the University of Forestry, Sofia - Study Team
Short information: The aim of the study is to determine the influence of strong winds and snow accumulations on the growth of Macedonian pine (Pinus peuce Griseb.), Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) and Norway spruce (Picea abies Karst) plantations at the treeline on Vitosha Mountain.
Short information: The aim of the study is find more information about natural Bosnian pine forests, their development in the past and possibly to restore climate conditions in previous centuries.
Dendrological characteristic of Bosnian pine (Pinus heldreichii Christ) on karst terrains in National ParkPirin”.
www.befsa.com /dendro/team_Momchil_Panayotov.htm   (797 words)

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