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Pinus serotinaPinus serotina

pond pine, marsh pine, pocosin pine

Photograph(s) by*: VT

Characteristics

Height: 50-60'
Flowers:
Fruit: yellowish brown; cone/cone-like
Fall color: evergreen

Conditions *

Light: Full sun
Moisture: Moist Wet
Soil pH: 4.8-6.8
Soil type: Loamy Sandy

Habitat

swamps, pocosins, bays, pond margins, poorly drained flatwoods

Native to

Region: Coastal *
States: MD

Wildlife

Songbird Small mammal *
high wildlife value

Notes

many birds feed on the seeds; provides winter cover

Evergreen



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1349.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004