Pinus taeda

loblolly pine

Pinaceae

wildlife plant   wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: tree
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Fruit Color: fruit color      brown
Phenology: evergreen

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Specimen tree. Woodlands.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales, Specialty providers
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, lime rock
Soil pH Range: Acidic

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant   wildlife plant  
Birds, squirrels and other animals eat the seeds.
Native Habitats: Dry sites. Mixed forest. Often invades abandoned fields.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B

Other

Ethnobotany: Used extensively for timber.