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Eastern White Pine

Pinus strobus L.

Family Pinaceae

This pine tree has distinctive whorled branches and is the largest pine in the eastern United States. Throughout its range, it is recognized by the slender blue-green needles in clusters of 5 leaves. It is often referred to as the "King of the Eastern Pines". It is an extremely valuable forest tree giving a high quality lumber. In this area, Eastern White Pine is planted as an ornamental.