limber pine

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western North American pine with long needles and very flexible limbs and dark-grey furrowed bark

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Greater climate sensitivity of Engelmann spruce compared with limber pine portends potential contraction in the elevational range of Engelmann spruce and changes in the composition of high-elevation Rocky Mountain forests.
Prairie grassland and Limber Pine savannas interspersed with Quaking Aspen (Populus tremuloides) groves and riparian corridors dominate lower-elevation regions.
Cathy Cripps, who is working with resource managers and visitor relations staff from Waterton Lakes National Park (WLNP), is part of a project that aims to restore fire to the national park, reduce the impact of noxious weeds and restore disturbed sites to native vegetation, including whitebark and limber pine.
Adaptations for seed dispersal and the compromises due to seed predation in limber pine.
A comparison of population structure across four classes of gene marker in limber pine.
There, ponderosa pine occurs on a S-facing slope in association with Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii), Rocky Mountain juniper (Juniperus scopulorum), and limber pine.
As the trails wind higher, past dramatic rim rock, huge leafy cottonwoods are left behind, replaced with quaking aspens, willows, and limber pine.
a red-tipped spruce) Chamaecyparis (530) 235-0963 and 'Vanderwolf's thyoides 'Heather Pyramid' limber pine.
We took advantage of low decomposition rates in xeric, subalpine forests of the Colorado Front Range, United States, to dendrochronologically reconstruct 300 yr of succession from limber pine (Pinus flexilis James) to Engelmann spruce (Picea engelmanii Parry ex Engelm.
1984) on red squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) and Clark's nutcrackers led to the suggestion that selection by red squirrels increased cone defenses in limber pine (Pinus flexilis).
The dominant trees in these woodlands are limber pine (Pinus flexilis James) and/or ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Laws.
I might have recognized Indian paintbrush, but crazyweed, pussytoe, squawbush, Rocky Mountain juniper, and limber pine were strangers.
There are limber pine, eagle, Rocky Mountain bighorn, Alpine lake, and tundra.