stone pine

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Related to Parasol pine: Japanese umbrella pine, Swiss stone pine

stone pine

n
(Plants) a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinea, having a short bole and radiating branches forming an umbrella shape. Also called: umbrella pine
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Noun1.stone pine - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crownstone pine - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crown; widely cultivated for its sweet seeds that resemble almonds
pignolia, pine nut, pinon nut - edible seed of any of several nut pines especially some pinons of southwestern North America
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
Translations
pinje
pino piñonero
pinja
pin d'Italiepin parasol
pino domestico
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Parasol pines line the opening fairways but its not long until it wends its way through the coastal Ria Formosa nature reserve with beaches in play from the odd elevated tee and water right and left on 18 waiting to swallow all but the most accurate of tee shots and approaches.
More ultra minimalist sculpture than building, it sits enigmatically in a flat, scrubby field, framed by a backdrop of gently rolling hills studded with parasol pines.
The Roquebrune, which dominates the site, is set ablaze by the setting sun, and the river meanders through century-old parasol pines.