Definition of limber pine in English:
A small pine tree with tough pliant branches, native to the Rocky Mountains.
- Pinus flexilis, family Pinaceae
- There are interesting plants from the salt tolerant iodine bush to the snow-loving limber pine.
- Limber Pine is so-named due to the flexible nature of the branches. Young branches can literally be tied into a knot.
Definition of limber pine in:
- British & World English dictionary
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