a Japanese evergreen tree, Sciadopitys verticillata, having linear leaves growing in umbrellalike whorls, cultivated as an ornamental.
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Origin of umbrella pine
First recorded in 1870–75
Also called parasol pine.
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British Dictionary definitions for umbrella pine
another name for stone pine
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