Pine, Shortleaf

4 Shortleaf Pine grow next to the driveway at Greenleaf Park, the left one quite large. Tree Stewards work hard here removing invasives, ivy especially.

Address:Greenleaf Park, Rose Hill Drive
Common Name:Pine, Shortleaf
Latin Name:Pinus echinata
Circumference:7.4' circumference, 2.36' diameter
Category:- Uniqueness
- Grove
- Parks
GPS Coordinates:38.04942460000001,-78.48206069999999
Comments:Short Leaf Pine are few in number now, especially compared to Loblolly. Studies show the Short Leaf has good endurance during ice storms whereas the long needles of Loblolly don't tolerate ice well.
Owner:City Parks and Rec