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Conservation status

Pinus wangii

Hu et W.C. Cheng 1948

Common names

Taxonomic notes

No synonyms (Farjon 1998).

Description

"It has many characters in common with both P. kwangtungensis and P. fenzeliana, the principal differences are the length of the needles, size of the cones (slightly shorter and smaller than P. kwangtungensis or P. fenzeliana) and the colour and degree of pubescence of the first year shoots" (Luu and Thomas 2004).

Distribution and Ecology

China: SE Yunnan (Malipo, Xichou); probably also in Vietnam (Mai Chou) (Farjon 1998, Luu and Thomas 2004). Hardy to Zone 8 (cold hardiness limit between -12.1°C and -6.7°C) (Bannister and Neuner 2001).

Big tree

Oldest

Dendrochronology

Ethnobotany

Observations

Remarks

Citations

See also

The species account at Threatened Conifers of the World.

Hiep et al. 2004.

Last Modified 2017-11-12