Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Gymnosperms (non-flowering plants): Conifers: Pinales
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JK Marlow jkm060531_010
May Greenville County SC
Drooping branch tips are one of the characters it's recognized by, per Trees of the Southeastern United States.
JK Marlow jkm181104_5582
November Pickens County SC
The seeds have a large wing, per Trees of the Southeastern United States.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_c_deodara_fruit_10
November Floyd County GA
Cones solitary or 2 together on short branchlets, apex rounded, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.
COMPARE conifers (not including Pines)
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_c_deodara_leaves_1
November Towns-Union Counties GA
Lvs radially spreading or in apparent fascicles, triangular in cross-section, per Flora of China.