Pinus ponderosa
(Ponderosa Pine)
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 (Ponderosa Pine)
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Ponderosa Pine
Ponderosa Pine
Habitat: Foothill locations from 7000 - 8000ft in elevation.

Edibility: Edible

Color: Green

Pine nuts are edible and collected by some people. Tea made from the needles is rich in Vitamin C but should only be taken in moderation. Large amounts of evergreen teas can be toxic.

Related Species:
Pinyon Pine | |