umbrella pine


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umbrella pine

n
(Plants) another name for stone pine
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Noun1.umbrella pine - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crownumbrella pine - 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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umbrella pine

npino domestico
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Pliny makes a visual comparison of the ash cloud to a pine tree, writing, "Its general appearance can be best expressed as being like an umbrella pine, for it rose to a great height on a sort of trunk and then split off into branches.
Other newly-identified Champion Trees include a 20m tall purpleleaved Norway Maple, a Japanese Umbrella Pine measuring 23m high and a Greek Fir reaching a huge 43m in height.
Other newly-identified Champion Trees include a 20m tall purple-leaved Norway Maple, a Japanese Umbrella Pine measuring 23m high and a Greek Fir reaching a 43m in height.
caused by the spreading of umbrella pine (Pinus halepensis), while dune and vegetated sea cliffs of the Mediterranean coasts with endemic Limonium spp.
In the albums, we catch a glimpse of Clover's sense of humor in the photograph of her dogs seated in chairs having tea, and of her critical vision in her pairing of a photograph of Henry at his desk with one of a lone umbrella pine wind-whipped on a rocky promontory.
The hotel, which sits atop one of Rome's famous hills and is surrounded by umbrella pine trees, offers some of the best views in the city.
Single electric candles, graced with sprigs of boxwood, umbrella pine and rosehips, create a soft glow.
It is currently home to 176 species of birds, many rare and endemic species of flora, one rare and endemic fish species and one of only three remaining Umbrella Pine forests in Greece - a habitat classified by the European Union as endangered and a priority for protection.
The hotel, which sits atop one of Rome''s famous hills and is surrounded by umbrella pine trees, offers some of the best views in the city and is bedecked by works of art.
No buildings were damaged, but the property lost a variety of trees, including Japanese umbrella pine, Norway maple, red oak, red pine, white birch, heritage birch and a sassafras that was the largest in New England until the storm.
A morning run following the coastal pathway is the best way to exercise and breath in the essence of the Peninsula while the surrounding fishermen villages of Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat, Beaulieu sur Mer and Villefranche sur Mer are only a short bike ride away, passing through the typical umbrella pines.