Pinus canariensis Spreng.
Syst.Veg. 3:887 (1826)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 18 June 1999

Tree or (conifer), to 30 m high, leaves in threes, 15-30 cm long; female cones symmetrical, lacking spiny tips; seeds winged.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Murray.

Management Notes (for the Swan NRM Region)
Kate Brown and Karen Bettink, Monday 26 August 2019

General Biology. Reproduction. The juvenile shoots root easily from cuttings, but adult foliage does not..

Additional information. Origin. Native to the Canary Islands.. History of use/introduction. This species has been cultivated in parks and gardens, as an ornamental, and in forestry plantations for its timber..

Suggested method of management and control. Drill and inject medium and small trees with herbicide. Cut off saplings at ground level (no herbicide required) Pull out seedlings. Read the manufacturers' labels and material safety data sheets before using herbicides. For further information consult the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority to determine the status of permits for your situation or state.


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