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Carol and Jerry Baskin
University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0225

Family Scientific Name: Pinaceae
Family Common Name: Pine family
Scientific Name: Pinus clausa (Chapman ex Engelm.) Vasey ex Sarg.
Common Name: Sand pine
Species Code: PINCLA
General Distribution: P. clausa is found in coastal area of the eastern United States.
Propagation Goal: Plants
Propagation Method: Seed
Product Type: Container (plug)
Propagule Processing: Seeds exhibit physiological dormancy.
Pre-Planting Treatments: Seeds are cold stratified for 28 days and germinate at 25 C.
References: Outcalt, K. W. (1991). Stratification increases germination of Ocala sand pine seed in dry soil. Seed Sci. Technol. 19, 511-517.
In: Baskin, C. and Baskin, J. Table 10.15 Chapter 10. Seeds: Ecology, Biogeography and Evolution of Dormancy and Germination. Academic Press, 1998. 666 pages.

Baskin, Carol C.; Baskin, Jerry M. 2002. Propagation protocol for production of container Pinus clausa (Chapman ex Engelm.) Vasey ex Sarg. plants; University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. In: Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org (accessed 31 August 2015). Moscow (ID): University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Forest Research Nursery.