Ponderosa Pine Photo Gallery
Can I eat Ponderosa Pine?
The inner bark, seeds and resin are edible.
Ponderosa Pine Habitat
Ponderosa Pines (Pinus ponderosa) thrive along mountain hillsides in the western United States.
Ponderosa Pine Facts
Ponderosa Pines are an important source of commerical lumber. Native American's used its root extract to make a blue dye. Ponderosa Pines are extremely common in the Rocky Mountains. They are being affected by the Mountain Pine Beetle. Ponderosa Pines are the state tree of Montana.