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  • Are pine trees native to South Africa?

    2018-11-7 · They are present in some of our most famous forests and national parks, but the “Pinus pinaster” is the source of a big debate in Mzansi: Are pine trees native to South Africa?

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  • SA Pine - Pinus spp - Knysna Woodworkers South Africa

    2021-5-13 · SA Pine – Pinus spp. Family – Pinaceae Pinus pinaster is a pine native to the Mediterranean region. It is widely planted commercially in South Africa as a timber resource and for the forestry industry. The Tree This is a medium-size tree, reaching 20–35 m tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 1.2 m. The bark is orange-red, thick and deeply fissured at the base of […]

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  • Pinus pinea - Trees SA - Trees South Africa - #1 Mature ...

    2021-6-11 · The Stone Pine is iconic to the landscape as the peculiar umbrella shape leaves a lasting impression once you’ve passed by the slopes of Table Mountain. This coniferous tree is the whole package for those in Cape Town: fast growing; drought resistant; excellent wind and coastal tolerance with the umbrella shape adding a touch of ornamental ...

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  • Biological Control of Alien, Invasive Pine Trees (Pinus ...

    2002-3-1 · Biological Control of Alien, Invasive Pine Trees (Pinus species) in South AfricaV. C. MORAN1, J. H. HOFFMANN2, D. DONNELLY3, B. W. VAN WILGEN4, and H. G. ZIMMERMANN5 1Departments of Zoology and of Botany, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa 2Department of Zoology, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa 3Plant …

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  • Cluster pine - Invasive Species South Africa

    What is its invasive status in South Africa? CARA 2002 – Category 2 NEMBA – a. 2 for plantations and wind-rows. b. 1b elsewhere. c. National Heritage Trees or National Monument Trees in terms of the National Heritage Resources Act, 1999, (Act No. 25 of 1999), are not listed. Where in South Africa is it a problem? Western Cape How does it ...

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  • Pine - South African • Rare Woods SA

    2016-10-27 · The emergence of the pine pathogen, Fusarium circinatum in South Africa in the early 1990s (Viljoen et al. 1994) has led to a reluctance in the local industry to continue to establish Pinus patula and Pinus radiata, which have been shown to be susceptible to this disease-causing agent. Pinus patula is the most important

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  • Forestry - Sabie

    2020-9-17 · A pine is any conifer shrub or tree species from the Pinus genus of plants—a group that includes more than 120 species worldwide. These are evergreen conifers, woody plants that bear seed cones and which have bundles of needles rather than the broad leaves commonly found on deciduous trees.

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  • SA Pine - Pinus spp - Knysna Woodworkers South Africa

    2021-5-13 · SA Pine – Pinus spp. Family – Pinaceae Pinus pinaster is a pine native to the Mediterranean region. It is widely planted commercially in South Africa as a timber resource and for the forestry industry. The Tree This is a medium-size tree, reaching 20–35 m tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 1.2 m. The bark is orange-red, thick and deeply fissured at the base of […]

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  • Pinus pinea (Stone pine) - biodiversity explorer

    2018-11-21 · Pinus pinea (Stone pine, Umbrella pine) trees on Hof Street, Gardens, Cape Town. [photo H. Robertson, Iziko ©] Native to the northern Mediterranean and grown in South Africa, mainly as a suburban tree. There are large stands of Stone pine on the slopes of Devil's Peak in Cape Town. It has a long, mainly branchless, trunk terminating in an ...

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  • Future outlook for Pinus patula in South Africa in the ...

    Abstract Approximately 50% of the area planted to softwood trees in South Africa has been established with Pinus patula, making it the most important pine species in the country.More effort has gone into developing this species for improved growth, tree form and wood properties than with any other species.

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  • Pinus saw timber tree optimisation in South Africa: a ...

    2010-5-26 · (2010). Pinus saw timber tree optimisation in South Africa: a comparison of mechanised tree optimisation (harvester/processor) versus current manual methods. Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science: Vol. 72, No. 1, pp. 23-30.

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  • Radiata pine - Invasive Species South Africa

    South-western North America What is its invasive status in South Africa? CARA 2002 – Category 2 NEMBA – a. 2 for plantations and wind-rows. b. 1b elsewhere. c. National Heritage Trees or National Monument Trees in terms of the National Heritage Resources …

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  • Shoot and needle diseases of Pinus spp. in South Africa.

    Shoot and needle diseases of Pinus spp. in South Africa. Abstract ... Sphaeropsis sapinea [Diplodia pinea] caused shoot dieback of trees and seedlings of numerous pine species while Colletotrichum acutatum caused similar symptoms on seedlings of P. radiata. Dothistroma septospora ...

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  • Pine tree seedlings in short supply | Forestry in South Africa

    2017-7-18 · A shortage of pine tree seedlings after a poor growing season for tree nurseries has hit some NZ forest owners and farm foresters. Patrick Murray, who is owner of Murray's Nurseries at Woodville in Tararua, said he had turned down orders of 1.2 million pines. 'We grew around five million Pinus radiata but could easily have sold more. It has ...

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  • Shoot and needle diseases of Pinus spp. in South Africa.

    Potentially important fungi associated with needle and shoot diseases of Pinus spp. in South Africa were surveyed in 1984-89. Literature pertaining to these fungi and their potential importance are discussed. Sphaeropsis sapinea [Diplodia pinea] caused shoot dieback of trees and seedlings of numerous pine species while Colletotrichum acutatum caused similar symptoms on seedlings of …

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  • The pine tree invasion of South America

    2015-3-27 · The fact that the introduction of pine trees is such a recent phenomenon might be key to their management. The introduction of conifers to South America lags behind several other important cases of pine invasion elsewhere in the Southern Hemisphere like New Zealand, South Africa and Australia.

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  • Pine Oil, South Africa Pine Oil Suppliers - SAARTHY

    Pine oil, also called pine nut oil, is derived from the needles of the Pinus sylvestris tree. Known for being cleansing, refreshing and invigorating, pine oil has a strong, dry, woodsy smell — some even say it resembles the scent of forests and balsamic vinegar. With a long and interesting history that stems back to use in ancient Greek ...

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  • Pinus pinea - Trees SA - Trees South Africa - #1 Mature ...

    2021-6-11 · The Stone Pine is iconic to the landscape as the peculiar umbrella shape leaves a lasting impression once you’ve passed by the slopes of Table Mountain. This coniferous tree is the whole package for those in Cape Town: fast growing; drought resistant; excellent wind and coastal tolerance with the umbrella shape adding a touch of ornamental ...

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  • Future outlook for Pinus patula in South Africa in the ...

    2012-11-16 · Approximately 50% of the area planted to softwood trees in South Africa has been established with Pinus patula, making it the most important pine species in the country. More effort has gone into developing this species for improved growth, tree form and wood properties than with any other species. This substantial investment has been threatened in the last 10 years by the …

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  • Radiata pine - Invasive Species South Africa

    South-western North America What is its invasive status in South Africa? CARA 2002 – Category 2 NEMBA – a. 2 for plantations and wind-rows. b. 1b elsewhere. c. National Heritage Trees or National Monument Trees in terms of the National Heritage Resources …

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  • Future outlook forPinus patula in South Africa in the ...

    2016-10-14 · 3Fractal Forest, Constantia, Western Cape, South Africa Corresponding [email protected] Abstract Approximately 50% of the area planted to softwood trees in South Africa has been established withPinus patula making it the most important pine …

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  • Selection ofPinus spp. in South Africa for tolerance to ...

    2016-10-14 · 4 Pinus elliottii is less tolerant toF. circinatum thanP. taeda (Hodge and Dvorak 2000) and is South Africa’s second most important pine crop (Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 2008). Elsewhere, large variation in tolerance toF. circinatum has been found between P. elliottii families, which have enabled breeders to improve the overall tolerance of the species

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  • Pinus canariensis Canary Island pine | Conifer Species ...

    subgenus Pinus, section Pinus, subsection Pinaster (Mayr ex Koehne). Pinus canariensis, first described in in 1825 by Robert Sweet (1783–1835) ex Curt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel (1766–1833) is commonly known as Canary Island Pine, as well as Pino canario, or pino de Canarias in the Spanish language. The epithet canariensis refers to the Canary Islands. ...

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  • CHAMPION TREES OF SOUTH AFRICA (Individual Trees and ...

    2020-3-11 · CHAMPION TREES OF SOUTH AFRICA (Individual Trees and Groups of Trees Declared as Protected Under Section 12 of the National Forests Act of 1998 by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries) Tree measurements and rankings may change over time as trees are re-measured and new candidates are added to the list.

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  • 7 Types of Pine Trees That are Great for Home Landscapes

    2021-6-1 · One of the longest-living pine trees—in optimal growing conditions—Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) can live up to 700 years, although its expected lifespan is 150 …

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  • Types of Pine Trees with Identification Guide, Chart and ...

    2020-7-30 · Pine trees are evergreen coniferous trees that are native to most countries in the Northern Hemisphere. Pine trees belong to the family Pinaceae and the genus Pinus. It is estimated that there are over 126 species of pine trees in the world. Pines are resinous trees that are related to other types of conifers such as fir trees, cedars, and spruces.

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  • Maritime pine trees pinus 3D model - TurboSquid 1524353

    Maritime Pine Trees [Pinus Pinaster] This is 6 fully textured PBR models of Maritime Pine trees. Perfect for any nature or architecture scenes. The trees were modeled from real-life references. Each model has ~150k faces.-Textures-- Leaf texture (diffuse & normal) - 256 x 512; - Bark texture (diffuse & normal) - 2048 x 4096;-File formats ...

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  • Pinus pinea - Trees SA - Trees South Africa - #1 Mature ...

    2021-6-11 · The Stone Pine is iconic to the landscape as the peculiar umbrella shape leaves a lasting impression once you’ve passed by the slopes of Table Mountain. This coniferous tree is the whole package for those in Cape Town: fast growing; drought resistant; excellent wind and coastal tolerance with the umbrella shape adding a touch of ornamental ...

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  • Future outlook for Pinus patula in South Africa in the ...

    Abstract Approximately 50% of the area planted to softwood trees in South Africa has been established with Pinus patula, making it the most important pine species in the country.More effort has gone into developing this species for improved growth, tree form and wood properties than with any other species.

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  • Future outlook for Pinus patula in South Africa in the ...

    2012-11-16 · Approximately 50% of the area planted to softwood trees in South Africa has been established with Pinus patula, making it the most important pine species in the country. More effort has gone into developing this species for improved growth, tree form and wood properties than with any other species. This substantial investment has been threatened in the last 10 years by the …

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  • Selection of spp. in South Africa for tolerance to ...

    2020-9-23 · Pinus elliottii is less tolerant to F. circinatum than P. taeda (Hodge and Dvorak 2000) and is South Africa’s second most important pine crop (Department of Agriculture, For-estry and Fisheries 2008). Elsewhere, large variation in tolerance to F. circinatum has been

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  • Invasive pines fueled 2017 fires in South Africa

    2018-9-7 · The intensity of the 2017 Knysna fires in South Africa were more severe in those areas where the natural fynbos was invaded by alien vegetation, such as pine trees…

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  • Pests and diseases of trees in Africa: A growing ...

    The agent of pitch canker Fusarium circinatum is among the recent invaders: detected in South Africa in 1990 affecting pine seedlings in nurseries, it caused an outbreak in pine plantation 10 years ago, and is now spreading in the country (Coutinho, Steenkamp, Mongwaketsi, Wilmot, & …

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  • List of Pine Tree names, pictures and species of the Pinus ...

    2021-3-28 · Number of Taxa in the Pinus Genus = 121; Pine trees can be divided into two groups according to branch set production; Uninodal, producing one whorl of branches each year, from buds at the tip of the current year's main trunk shoot. Multinodal, producing two or more whorls of branches per year.

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  • part 2 silviculture - Sappi

    2016-9-8 · South Africa is a country with a low mean rainfall and as a result most of the natural vegetation is non-woody with a narrow broken belt of natural forest along the southern and eastern seaboards. Following many years of investment and development, South Africa has become the third largest and oldest plantation resource in the Southern hemisphere.

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  • Stone pine - Wikipedia

    2021-5-15 · The stone pine, botanical name Pinus pinea, also known as the Italian stone pine, umbrella pine and parasol pine, is a tree from the pine family ().The tree is native to the Mediterranean region, occurring in Southern Europe, The Palestinian Territories, Israel, Lebanon and Syria.It is also naturalized in North Africa, the Canary Islands, South Africa and New South Wales.

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  • Sphaeropsis sapinea and Botryosphaeria dothidea endophytic ...

    2017-2-5 · the four Pinus spp. tested dosely matches their relative suscepti­ bility to this pathogen (Swart & Wingfield 1991). Therefore. amongst Pinus spp. commonly propagated in South Africa, P radiata and P panda are known to be the most susceptible and P. elliottii and P. taeda the most resistant to infection hy S. sapiflea.

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  • Pinus pinea - Trees SA - Trees South Africa - #1 Mature ...

    2021-6-11 · The Stone Pine is iconic to the landscape as the peculiar umbrella shape leaves a lasting impression once you’ve passed by the slopes of Table Mountain. This coniferous tree is the whole package for those in Cape Town: fast growing; drought resistant; excellent wind and coastal tolerance with the umbrella shape adding a touch of ornamental ...

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  • Pinus elliottii - Trees and Shrubs Online

    Pinus elliottii is an important timber tree in the Coastal Plain of the southeastern United States, and should probably be left there. Planted as a forestry species, it has become invasive in Africa, and it has no advantages as an ornamental tree, within or outside its …

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  • Pinus saw timber tree optimisation in South Africa: a ...

    2010-5-26 · (2010). Pinus saw timber tree optimisation in South Africa: a comparison of mechanised tree optimisation (harvester/processor) versus current manual methods. Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science: Vol. 72, No. 1, pp. 23-30.

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  • Pinus pinaster - PiPiWiki

    Pinus pinaster is a popular topic in ecology because of its problematic growth and spread in South Africa for the past 150 years after being imported into the region at the end of the 17th century (1685–1693). It was found spreading in the Cape Peninsula by 1772.

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  • Tree breeding model to assess financial performance of ...

    2020-9-23 · South Africa and Argentina. Pinus rigida 9 P. taeda, which was initially field tested in the United States from 1970 to the 1980s (Kuser et al. 1987 cited by Dungey 2001), has been planted in South Korea for over 30 years (Hyun 1976; Byun et al. 1989). The testing of pine hybrids in South Africa started on a small scale in the 1970s with the

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  • Pine Oil, South Africa Pine Oil Suppliers - SAARTHY

    Pine oil, also called pine nut oil, is derived from the needles of the Pinus sylvestris tree. Known for being cleansing, refreshing and invigorating, pine oil has a strong, dry, woodsy smell — some even say it resembles the scent of forests and balsamic vinegar. With a long and interesting history that stems back to use in ancient Greek ...

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  • Invasive pines fueled 2017 fires in South Africa

    2018-9-7 · The intensity of the 2017 Knysna fires in South Africa were more severe in those areas where the natural fynbos was invaded by alien vegetation, such as pine trees…

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  • 7 Types of Pine Trees That are Great for Home Landscapes

    2021-6-1 · One of the longest-living pine trees—in optimal growing conditions—Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) can live up to 700 years, although its expected lifespan is 150 …

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  • Gum Pole vs. Pine Pole: A comprehensive comparison -

    2020-6-23 · Eucalyptus (Gum) and Pine trees are not indigenous to South Africa. Eucalyptus trees originate from Australia, and have been imported and cultivated in South Africa since the 1800s. Additionally, Pine trees originated in Europe and Meditteranean areas and have been around for over 370 years. Both of these species (Pinus pinaster and Eucalyptus ...

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  • Growth and modulus of elasticity of selected pine species ...

    2019-12-26 · In South Africa, P. elliottii is the second most planted pine species, behind P. patula , occupying slightly more than 27 % of the softwood plantation area (FES 2012). Laboratory results have shown that P. elliottii exhibits moderate frost tolerance, similar to P.

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