Pinus radiata

(syn. P. insignis), Monterey pine, insignis pine

  • Family Pinaceae.
  • Native to central California coast.
  • Special areas: Waihou, Kula.
  • Wood suitable for most structural purposes. Used in upper elevation areas in Hawaii as a windbreak. Elsewhere used for lumber and pulpwood.
  • Weed Risk Assessment Score: 9 (HIGH RISK) NOT RECOMMENDED for introduction to new areas in Hawaii or the Pacific.

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