Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

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  Pinus banksiana Lamb. image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           

Hugh H. Iltis

Matthew L. Wagner

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Robert Bierman
Family Pinaceae
Pinus banksiana Lamb.
jack pine
Pinus: the ancient Latin name
banksiana: for Sir Joseph Banks (1743-1820)
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial, 15'-40' tall, evergreen tree
Fruit:1 1/4-2" long cones curved/bulging on 1 side
Leaf:2 needles per cluster 3/4-1 1/2", more than 1/16" wide

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