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What is the botanical name of Pinus?

A pine is any conifer in the genus Pinus (/ˈpiːnuːs/) of the family Pinaceae. Pinus is the sole genus in the subfamily Pinoideae.

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In this regard, what is the species of Pinus?

Pinus, the pines, is a genus of approximately 111 extant tree and shrub species. The genus is currently split into two subgenera: subgenus Pinus (hard pines), and subgenus Strobus (soft pines).

Beside above, what is New Zealand pine wood? New Zealand Pine (Pinus Radiata) originally a native of California, excels in Southern New Zealand soils and climatic conditions. New Zealand Pine yields a strong, economical and versatile light coloured timber. Tall, clear trunks produce timber highly suited for furniture and all forms of show wood applications.

Keeping this in consideration, what is the genus and species of a pine tree?

Pines are trees in the genus Pinus in the family Pinaceae and are the only genus in the order Pinales. There are about 115 species of pine, although different authorities accept between 105 and 124 species.

What is a sea pine tree?

Pinus pinaster, the maritime pine or cluster pine, is a pine native to the Mediterranean region.

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