Bristlecone Pines Resistant To Mountain Pine Beetle — Natural History Wanderings

News Release U.S. Forest Service Great Basin bristlecone pine has the longest lifespan of any non-clonal organism worldwide. We found that mountain pine beetle, a native insect which has killed millions of pine trees in the past decade, is not attracted to Great Basin bristlecone pine.

via Bristlecone Pines Resistant To Mountain Pine Beetle — Natural History Wanderings

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