Probably planted but it wasn't certain.
Single sapling estimated to be five years old. Hand-pulled and removed from area for disposal back at Waitiki Landing. Wildling pines are fast becoming a serious threat to the North Cape Peninsula and especially the ultramafic belt. They are spreading across the Waikuku Flats tombolo from private pine plantations
This tree looks like pine tree, but not sure its common name. The needle leaves are hardy, and no fruit on the tree.
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This is the pine hedge next to the bolete fungi I photographed.
Nearest tree (a planted shelter belt) to a group of mushrooms I photographed.
Looks to be from the genus pinus not sure of the species though
plantation on sand dunes
Over about 30 minutes, I walked the length of Horomaka Island along the central ridge and then back along the western coast line, noting all woody plants and ferns I found.
Pinus radiata is the dominant canopy tree on the island, presumably planted, but also with wild seedlings.
dry plains savannah grassland; wilding, with marram grass behind
The Monterey Pine, Pinus radiata, family Pinaceae, also known as the Insignis Pine or Radiata Pine is a species of pine native to the Central Coast of California and Mexico (Guadalupe Island and Cedros island).