Pinus ponderosa P.Lawson & C.Lawson

, Agric. Man. 354 (-355) (1836).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Agriculturist's Manual
354 (-355)
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Type Herbaria
neotype W
Distribution Of Types
United States of America (Northern America)


Although P.Lawson & C.Lawson stated that the pine was introduced (to U.K.) by Mr Douglas from the west coast of North America in 1828, they did not ascribe the name P. ponderosa to Douglas. NT.: One ovuliferous cone with appended label stating: 'Bayford - Bury January 2° - 1849'