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Maritime Pine

Maritime Pine

Age: 0 to 2 years old
Ploerdut Forest
Time before cutting: 62 years
Estimated CO2 absorption: 700 kg
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Maritime Pine

Maritume pine has several names: "Pinus pinaster," "Pin des Landes," "Pin de Bordeaux," "Pin à trochets" or "Pin du Maine." It is part of the Pinaceae family. Originally from the central and western Mediterranean, it can support itself in poor soils but needs light, heat and some atmospheric humidity while withstanding summer drought. It has the record length for its needles and has bright, light brown cones: 20 cm for each!

- Growth: rapid growth
- Height: 30 meters
- Foliage: has long rigid needles grouped in pairs and large cones
- Trunk: hardwood, slightly flexible, with branches arranged in whorls that extend horizontally
- Bark: thick bark, coarse grain with a very pronounced resinous odor
- Color: reddish-colored wood

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Ploerdut Forest

Located in Morbihan in Brittany, the Ploërdut forest extends over 11.6 hectares and consists of two distinct parts, one of 8.9 hectares and the other of 2.7 hectares, on undulating land shaped by history and its few prehistoric remains.
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