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black pine

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Noun1.black pine - conifer of Australia and New Zealand
genus Prumnopitys, Prumnopitys - mostly dioecious evergreen conifers; leaves are softer than in Podocarpus
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
2.black pine - New Zealand conifer used for lumberblack pine - New Zealand conifer used for lumber; the dark wood is used for interior carpentry
genus Prumnopitys, Prumnopitys - mostly dioecious evergreen conifers; leaves are softer than in Podocarpus
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
3.black pine - large Japanese ornamental having long needles in bunches of 2black pine - large Japanese ornamental having long needles in bunches of 2; widely planted in United States because of its resistance to salt and smog
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
4.black pine - tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branchesblack pine - tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branches; sometimes classified as a variety of ponderosa pine
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
5.black pine - large two-needled timber pine of southeastern Europeblack pine - large two-needled timber pine of southeastern Europe
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
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This smoke (or flame, perhaps, would be the better word for it) was so bright that the deep blue sky overhead and the hazy stretches of brown common towards Chertsey, set with black pine trees, seemed to darken abruptly as these puffs arose, and to remain the darker after their dispersal.
And on every side of the castle they could hear the miles and miles of black pine wood seething like a black sea around a rock.
On he flew among the black pines, brandishing his staff with frenzied gestures, now giving vent to an inspiration of horrid blasphemy, and now shouting forth such laughter as set all the echoes of the forest laughing like demons around him.
Up on the heights, battalions of black pines witnessed the change, themselves unchangeable.
The park also houses an important representation of holm oaks, cork oaks, quejigares, pine forests of black pine, junipers and riverbank forests.
The many floral and grassy meadows, as well as the black pine, cornel tree, hazel and juniper woods make Mariovo the ideal spot for bee farming.
The completion was stiff and the company similarly worthy, including such mighty and much-loved angiosperms as the Major Oak in Sherwood Forest (Robin Hood's famous hideout), another Scot's pine, on which 50 osprey chicks have hatched (and all to the same grateful osprey, apparently, who is now something of a YouTube sensation) and yet another pine - this time a black pine, and "former seven-headed dragon", affectionately known in its Czech village as Juliette.
The mushroom thrives on moisture, relying on the special red and black pine forests to supply them.
The Japanese black pine tree was planted 12 years ago in Gri
3 million saplings have been provided for reforestation, including 700A 000 coniferous saplings a mainly Scots pine and European Black Pine.
Tide protection forests to date have primarily consisted of a single type of tree such as red or black pine.