pinon pine

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Noun1.pinon pine - a small two-needled or three-needled pinon of Mexico and southern Texaspinon pine - a small two-needled or three-needled pinon of Mexico and southern Texas
genus Pinus, Pinus - type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines
nut pine - any of several pinons bearing edible nutlike seeds
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More than 13,000 acres of pinyon pine and juniper were scorched by the lightning-caused blaze, making it one of the worst fires on record according to the reservation's history.
Seed-caching responses to substrate and rock cover by two Peromyscus species: implications for pinyon pine establishment.
The canyon extends from the desert floor to 1,500 m and is dominated with scrub oak (Quercus), red shanks (Adenostoma sparsifolium), manzanitas (Arctostaphylos), and pinyon pine (Pinus).
So while western juniper, pinyon pine, and other similar native trees have a role to play in this ecosystem, the thickets that are rapidly spreading across the rangelands need to be brought under control.
Along this sunny route you will encounter a variety of plant life from sagebrush and Gambel oak to pinyon pine and Utah juniper.
Just the canyon edge, a few feet away on one side, and native pinyon pine and Utah juniper trees on the other.
AuA sea of ancient water tainted by the Cold War is creeping deep under the volcanic peaks, dry lake beds and pinyon pine forests covering a vast tract of Nevada.
species (Miller and Wigand 1994) along with pinyon pine (Pinus monophylla) in the south (Tausch et al.
You may have eaten the seeds of the pinyon pine, which grows in the western United States.
This time, grazing and invasive weeds caused habitat deterioration, and pinyon pine and juniper encroached on deer habitats at a very fast rate.
But the agency left out Brazil nuts, macadamias, cashews, and pinyon pine nuts because they contain 3 to 5 grams of saturated fat per ounce.
Indirect herbivore mediation of avian seed dispersal in pinyon pine.