Pine Tree for ID : 021011 : AK-2

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Aarti S. Khale

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Oct 2, 2011, 2:07:30 AM10/2/11
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Taken at Pahalgam, Kashmir on the 7th of Sept, 2011.
Pahalgam is at a height of 2740 metres above sea level.
Is this Chir Pine?
Aarti
DSC_0629-Pahalgam,Kashmir.JPG

Nayan Singh

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Oct 2, 2011, 2:54:14 AM10/2/11
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Looks like Pinus wallichiana,
but for confirmation no of Needles and size of cone etc required
Thanks & Regards
Nayan.
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N.S.Dungriyal IFS
Chief Conservator of Forests
From: Aarti S. Khale <aarti...@gmail.com>
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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 2, 2011, 2:58:31 AM10/2/11
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Yes Pinus wallichiana


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Aarti S. Khale

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Oct 2, 2011, 3:28:28 AM10/2/11
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Nayan ji,
Thanks for the suggested id.
Gurcharan ji, thanks for confirming the id....I am banking on you for
all my Kashmir flowers.
Regards,
Aarti

On Oct 2, 10:54 am, Nayan Singh <ns_dungri...@yahoo.co.in> wrote:
> Looks like Pinus wallichiana,
> but for confirmation no of Needles and size of cone etc required
> Thanks & Regards
> Nayan.
> ........................... 
> N.S.Dungriyal IFS
> Chief Conservator of Forests
>

Dr Pankaj Kumar

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Oct 2, 2011, 9:07:58 PM10/2/11
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Respected Mam,
You should check the number of needles first.
Pankaj

Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 2, 2011, 10:25:49 PM10/2/11
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Cones are unmistakable, P. wallichiana


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Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
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chrischa...@btinternet.com

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Feb 20, 2017, 7:09:07 AM2/20/17
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I am in agreement with Dr Singh that this is Pinus wallichiana - the shape of cones of P.roxburghii are very different, ovoid-conical.
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