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pi·nus mono·phyl·la

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  1. single-leaf, single-leaf pine, single-leaf pinyon, Pinus monophyllanoun

    pinon of southwestern United States having solitary needles and often many stems; important as a nut pine


  1. Pinus monophylla

    Pinus monophylla, the single-leaf pinyon, (alternatively spelled piñon) is a pine in the pinyon pine group, native to North America. The range is in southernmost Idaho, western Utah, Arizona, southwest New Mexico, Nevada, eastern and southern California and northern Baja California. It occurs at moderate altitudes from 1,200 to 2,300 m (3,900 to 7,500 ft), rarely as low as 950 m (3,120 ft) and as high as 2,900 m (9,500 ft). It is widespread and often abundant in this region, forming extensive open woodlands, often mixed with junipers in the Pinyon-juniper woodland plant community. Single-leaf pinyon is the world's only one-needled pine.


  1. pinus monophylla

    Pinus monophylla, commonly known as Single-leaf Pinyon, is a type of pine tree native to the western United States and northwest Mexico. It is a small to medium-sized evergreen tree characterized by its single, broad, blue-green needles and its large, edible seeds, often referred to as pine nuts. It typically grows in dry, arid environments and has a slow growth rate. It's known for its resilience in dry climates which makes it a common species found in the Desert Southwest and Great Basin regions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pinus monophylla in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pinus monophylla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • पिनस मोनोफायलाHindi
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