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Portland Parks & Recreation

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Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Pinus sabiniana

Grey (Digger) Pine SeedGrey (Digger) Pine 


About Grey (Digger) Pine at OSU's Landscape Plants site

  • Native to the dry foothills of California’s Central Valley.

  • Height can reach 160’. Tree is often multi-trunked.

  • Needles are 3 per bundle, blue-green, 7-14” long, and drooping.

  • Seed cones are 5-11” long and can weigh over 5 pounds.

  • Bark is dark with plates.

  • Very rare in Portland.


Tree # Location Dimensions Photo and Notes

4074 N Massachusetts Ave
Right Of Way

51' Height
60' Spread
11' Circ.

This tree is on N Mason St.
Heritage Tree 239