Scots pine


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Scots pine

n.
A pine tree (Pinus sylvestris) having twisted needles arranged in fascicles of two and valued for timber and as an ornamental. It is native to Eurasia and is widely planted in North America. Also called Scotch pine.

Scots pine

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Scotch pine

n
1. (Plants) a coniferous tree, Pinus sylvestris, of Europe and W and N Asia, having blue-green needle-like leaves and brown cones with a small prickle on each scale: a valuable timber tree
2. (Forestry) the wood of this tree
Official name: Scots fir or Scotch fir
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Noun1.Scots pine - medium large two-needled pine of northern Europe and Asia having flaking red-brown barkScots pine - medium large two-needled pine of northern Europe and Asia having flaking red-brown bark
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
Translations

Scots pine

npino silvestre
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Later, Bear heads for the ancient Caledonian Forest where he helps collect precious seeds (up a 100ft Scots Pine tree) to plant, in a bid to save the iconic forest which is under threat.
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Wales has nominated the Lonely Tree, a Scots pine more than 200 years old, which stood on the top of a hill watching over the town of Llanfyllin, Powys, but blew over in April last year.
One thing is certain: the beauty of scented Noble, Fraser and Nordmann firs, Scots Pine, mixed with wild holly and ivy, is a seasonal essential, whether you live in a traditional or contemporary home.
STAFF at Cragside in Northumberland are on a high as a 140-year-old Scots pine growing in its grounds has been declared the tallest in the UK.
His grave lay undisturbed for almost a century beneath a Scots pine in the cemetery at Pembroke Dock, West Wales.
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We found our Scots pine when we followed the Beinn Eighe Mountain Nature Trail up to the skirts of Meall a'Ghiubhais - one of the outriders of the mighty Beinn Eighe range that embraces six Munros (Scottish mountains over 3000ft in height).
The aim of the study was to investigate the influence of low severity surface fires on the development of ground vegetation, soil chemical changes and soil microbiota in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) stands on sandy soils (Arenosols).