brown pine

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Noun1.brown pine - large Australian tree with straight-grained yellow wood that turns brown on exposure
genus Podocarpus, Podocarpus - evergreen trees or shrubs; sometimes classified as member of the family Taxaceae
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
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Then came the "woodsy bit," with her feet pressing the slippery carpet of brown pine needles; the "woodsy bit" so full of dewy morning, surprises,--fungous growths of brilliant orange and crimson springing up around the stumps of dead trees, beautiful things born in a single night; and now and then the miracle of a little clump of waxen Indian pipes, seen just quickly enough to be saved from her careless tread.
Park your car there and start your morning walk along the impeccable, yellow railed road, listening to the birds and brown pine needles crunching beneath your feet.
I enter the woods, the trail is a bed of brown pine needles, and the trees are fragrant and soothing.