FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Spruce Pine
Pinus glabra
Spruce pine is found on damp coastal sites. The bark and foliage resemble that of white pine. It is also known as Walter's pine, honoring the South Carolina botanist Thomas Walter, who published the first description of the tree in 1788 in his Flora Caroliniana.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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