ADOPT A TREE Josh Lacks & Jacob Dixon
Names • Common Name: Loblolly Pine • S Scientific Name: PinusTaeda L. • Nick Name: Field Pine
PINE POEM Pinecone Pointy, Sharp Protecting, Holding, Moving Shade, Air, Bark, Forrest Growing, Spreading, Covering Long, Thin Needle.
5 Interesting Facts • Great for plywood. • Attracts Turkey and Deer • It has problems being infested with Southern Pine Beetles • The Red Cockaded Woodpecker settles next inside the Field Pine • Most commercially imported forest species in the southern U.S.
The thing we enjoyed most about the tree project? • “The thing I enjoyed the most was learning more about a very common tree that I did not know” -Jacob Dixon • “the thing I enjoyed most was getting some time outside while also learning about a cool tree” -Josh Lacks
Works Cited • Slide 5 : http://dendro.cnre.vt.edu/LandownerFactsheets/detail.cfm?genus=Pinus&species=taeda