pine

(redirected from slash pine)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to slash pine: longleaf pine, loblolly pine

pine

(pīn),
An evergreen coniferous tree of the genus Pinus (family Pinaceae), various species of which yield tar, turpentine, resin, and volatile oils.
[L. pinus, a pine tree]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
elliottii, as other stress sources may ultimately be responsible for slash pine decline.
Bending.--Modulus of elasticity (MOE) and modulus of rupture (MOR) values for loblolly and slash pine from the two plantations are presented in Table 3.
The department will couple tree giveaways with a program to teach homeowners how to make their properties habitable for slash pine. The county can use the digital data in public education programs to extol the tangible benefits of urban forests.
Similarly in this study, BCFS concentrated on the cones of native slash pine and cypress for 6 mo and consumed fungi in the period before these foods became available.
An estimation of the annual financial loss from rust associated mortality in slash pine (Pinus elliottii Engelm.) and loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) plantations in the southern United States is 28 million dollars (Adams 1989).
The park consists of slash pine, mixed hardwood hammocks, wet prairies, dry prairies, estuarine mangrove forests, and the trees shown above that give the park its name.
The most common species in Monroe's Parks were water oak, slash pine, and crepe myrtle and in the Schools were slash pine, crepe myrtle, and willow oak.
A good sandhill habitat has a sparse upper canopy, dominated by longleaf or slash pine, and a subcanopy of mixed oaks and evergreen shrubs.
Thanks to these efforts, the parks and the special areas now contain a wide variety of vegetation, including native and introduced tree species, including camphor tree, machilus, schima, acacia, slash pine and Brisbane box.
Organic matter dynamics of fine roots in plantations of slash pine (Pinus elliottii) in north Florida.