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New study integrates visualization techniques to examine 150-million-year-old plant fossils without damaging specimens
Widespread tree death from beetle infestations, tree disease outbreaks affecting seed production
Creeping climate change in the Southwest appears to be having a negative effect on pinyon pine reproduction, a finding with implications for wildlife species sharing the same woodland ecosystems, says a University of Colorado Boulder-led study.
The caching of whitebark pine seeds by the Clark's nutcracker in late summer and early fall may not be enough to regenerate populations of the imperiled conifer in most of its range, scientists have found.
Spruce pine (Pinus glabra) grows along the coastline of the southern United States, from South Carolina to Florida and west to Louisiana. The Spruce pine rarely grows in pure stands, most often it is found inter dispersed among mixed hardwoods. This pine grows best in damp acidic soil, swamp to river, as well as in shady areas. The pine grows best in the hot and humid weather found in the southern hemisphere as well as tolerating mild winters. This pine also goes by the names cedar pine,...
The Ituri Forest cycad (Encephalartos ituriensis) is a cycad species plant. The species belongs to the Zamiaceae family. The plant’s common name is descriptive of the species’ native homeland, the Ituri Forest area in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa. E. ituriensis can be found among the grasslands of two large, isolated granite hills. E. ituriensis can reach heights of almost 20 feet tall. Its trunk has a diameter of approximately 19.70 inches. The palm-like species has...
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.