Pinus pinea

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Noun1.Pinus pinea - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crownPinus pinea - 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
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In the micropropagation of 25-year-old Pinus pinea plants, Cortizo et al.
Pera, "Effects of ectomycorrhizal inoculation and the type of substrate on mycorrhization, growth and nutrition of containerized Pinus pinea L.
Los objetivos de este trabajo han sido registrar los taxones de liquenes epifitos presentes en el espacio urbano de la Ciudad Universitaria y en las parcelas control de El Pardo sobre Pinus pinea L.
The majority of pine trees planted in the parks, pinus pinea, are a demanding species which cannot withstand the climatic conditions which prevail in Cyprus at the moment, conservator of the forest department Constantinos Nicolaou told the Cyprus News Agency on Monday.
DEAR MELANIE The trees you swooned over are Italian stone pines (Pinus pinea)--and they are magnificent, each maturing into a tall, flat-topped umbrella of limbs as broad as 60 feet across (these are very big trees).
Thanos, "Seed and cone diversity and seed germination of Pinus pinea in Strofylia Site of the Natura 2000 Network," Biodiversity and Conservation, vol.