Latin name: Pinus ponderosa P. Laws. & C. Laws. var.
  pacifica JR. Haller & Vivrette
  Pronunciation: PIE-nus pon-der-OH-sa pa-SI-fi-ka

  Common name: Yellow pine, Ponderosa pine
  Family: Pinaceae (Pine)
  Habitat: 4500'-8000', mountains from San Diego Co.
  north

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  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Pinus
  2) ponderosa 3) pacifica
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