While widely planted as an ornamental and used as a timber tree in the Southern Hemisphere, the Monterey Pine is native to only three, small, isolated patches along the central California coast while a second variety is known from a pair of small islands off of Baja California. The Monterey Peninsula, including Point Lobos, is on of those three naturally occurring populations.
5. - PENINSULA WALK
AT THE END OF THE PENINSULA.
Ringbarked wilding pine in 2010, managed to heal itself.
July 2015, drilled 4 holes around base about 40mm deep and packed with table salt and squirted some malt vinegar to see if it does the job.
A wilding pine.
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).