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Limber Pine
Pinus flexilis

Native to the mountains of the western United States and Canada, trees of this species can grow up to 25 m in height in favorable conditions. In young pines the bark is smooth and gray, but with age it becomes furrowed and black-brown in color. Mountain Bluebirds, Northern Flickers, and squirrels often nest in the trees of Limber Pine.

Habitat:Dry, rocky soils in montane forests.
Growth Habit:Evergreen tree, growing 12-15 m tall.
Bloom Time:Summer.
Longevity:Long-lived.
Presence in US:AZ CA CO ID MT ND NE NM NV OR SD UT WY
Presence in Canada:AB BC
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