Book of Mediterranean Trees, Shrubs and Climbers
Pinus nigra Black Pine
ancient classical name for a pine tree
Pinus nigra, the Austrian pine or black pine, is a moderately variable species of
pine, occurring across southern Mediterranean Europe from Spain to the eastern
Mediterranean on Anatolian peninsula of Turkey and on Corsica/Cyprus, including Crimea,
and in the high mountains of the Maghreb in North Africa.