pitch pine

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Synonyms for pitch pine

large three-needled pine of southeastern United States having very long needles and gnarled twisted limbs

large three-needled pine of the eastern United States and southeastern Canada

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Response of Appalachian Table Mountain pine (Pinus pungens) and pitch pine (Pinus rigida) stands to prescribed burning.
With nearly 75% of the Preserve's pitch pine trees now dead, this once iconic landscape and globally rare ecosystem had been completely transformed.
A second reception room, with more views of the garden, has the original pitch pine floor and fire grate, while in the third reception - currently used as a study - you'll find the ceiling surrounded by an acanthus leaf border and the window and door frames decorated by carved lion heads.
The first floor living accommodation has an open plan layout with the original pitch pine barrel ceiling with down lights and wrought iron Gothic style chandeliers and a wood burning stove set on a granite hearth.
The special homes abound in outstanding hand-crafted architectural features, hand-cut stone arches, natural stone quoins, heads and cills, fine exposed antique brickwork and stonework There are feature fireplaces, antique pitch pine beams and trusses all bringing immense character and charm to each of these individual properties.
I took bits of the old American pitch pine we took out.
There are also some new features, many of them using reclaimed materials appropriate to the building, including heated slate floors in the kitchen and breakfast room, polished granite floor in the cloakroom, parquet and wood block floor and Coalbrookdale fire surround in the drawing room, along with the elegant staircase from the master suite to the fourth floor in the southern wing, which has been made using reclaimed pitch pine.
Nick, 49, who now lives in Holmfirth, said the cross - made of pitch pine from a Meltham mill - just needed cleaning up and varnishing and said: "It won't take much work and it'll be ready for the next 10 years.
Pitch Pine Ale - Classic, clean and balanced American Pale Ale (APA) featuring a malty backbone and fresh leaf hop flavor.
The billiard room has a fabulous leaded glass domed cupola, with a beautifully carved Art Decostyle fireplace, pitch pine solid wooden flooring and it is panelled to three-quarter height in yellow pine.
On entering the property the welcoming reception hall typifies homes of this period with original black and white mosaic tiled floor, decorative archway, impressive pitch pine staircase and original pitch pine doors.
ABSTRACT: We investigated the influence of historic fire on the development of pitch pine communities above 650 meters in northeastern West Virginia.
Beginning life as a fortress-like building made from dressed limestone and vast bulks of Canadian pitch pine, its beacon remained a continuous warning to mariners until March 1985 when the optic was removed.
Exposed original timbers in its main reception rooms, traditional open fireplaces and reclaimed pitch pine doors slot attractively together.
of New Brunswick, Canada) covers the 12 most common species indigenous to North America (balsam fir, eastern hemlock, tamarack larch, eastern white pine, jack pine, pitch pine, red pine, black spruce, red spruce, white spruce, eastern juniper, and eastern thuja), follows the life cycle of the tree, from seed to sapling, and compares genera and species at each stage.