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''Pinus elliottii'', commonly known as the slash pine, is a pine native to the southeastern United States, from southern South Carolina west to southeastern Louisiana, and south to the Florida Keys.

It is fast-growing, but not very long-lived by pine standards, and prefers humid climates and moist soils. Slash pine is named after the "slashes" – swampy ground overgrown with trees and bushes – that constitute its habitat.

This tree reaches heights of 18–30 m with a trunk.. more

Similar species: Pinales
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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Uploaded Feb 7, 2019. Captured Jan 28, 2019 17:26 in Pinelands Trail, Florida, USA.
  • ILCE-6300
  • f/5.6
  • 1/320s
  • ISO160
  • 97mm