family Pinaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Pinaceae - a family of Pinaceaefamily Pinaceae - a family of Pinaceae      
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Coniferales, order Coniferales - profusely branching and chiefly evergreen trees and some shrubs having narrow or needlelike leaves
genus Pinus, Pinus - type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines
genus Larix, Larix - larches
genus Pseudolarix, Pseudolarix - one species: golden larch
Abies, genus Abies - true firs
Cedrus, genus Cedrus - true cedars
genus Picea, Picea - a genus of temperate and Arctic evergreen trees (see spruce)
genus Tsuga, Tsuga - hemlock; hemlock fir; hemlock spruce
genus Pseudotsuga, Pseudotsuga - douglas fir; closely related to genera Larix and Cathaya
genus Cathaya - one species; related to Pseudotsuga and Larix
genus Keteleeria - a genus of keteleeria
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They belong to the genus Pinus, family Pinaceae and phylum Coniferophyta.
It belongs to family Pinaceae. Technically it is called Pinus gerardiana and is indigenous to the northwest of Himalaya; found in northern Pakistan, eastern Afghanistan, and northwest India, growing at elevations between 1800-3350 meters.
Eastern white pine (Pinus strobus of the Family Pinaceae) also has more to offer than a pleasing fragrance, said Smith.
The family Pinaceae had the largest number of representatives with four genera (Abies, Picea, Pinus, and Pseudotsuga), comprising 10 species.
Pinus palustris and Pinus elliottii of the Family Pinaceae
Pinus palustris (longleaf pine); Pinus echinata (shortleaf pine); Pinus taeda (loblolly pine) and Pinus elliottii (slash pine) all of the Family Pinaceae.
Pseudotsuga menziesii, Pseudotsuga douglasii and Pseudotsuga taxifolia of the Family Pinaceae
Radiata pine is a softwood of the Family Pinaceae, a native Californian with a very limited growing area in the United States but a far-reaching growing area around the world.
Pinus strobus belongs to the Family Pinaceae. There are approximately 65 species of pines native to North America.

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