The tree was the frankincense, or loblolly pine (Pinus toeda).
It is small for long-leaf and white pine and great for loblolly and Norway pines.
The amount of loblolly pine timber in this country is not known.
Two crops of loblolly sawlogs can be harvested in that time.
Loblolly boy, a derisive term for a surgeons mate in the navy.
I've been called that so often, and become so accustomed to it, and "loblolly boy," that it had no effect.
But with loblolly and still more with shortleaf this seems not to be the case.
The loblolly pine, important as a lumber tree, extends along the coast from New Jersey to Texas.
The loblolly or old field pine chooses land generally sterile and otherwise worthless.
We had got beyond the denser thickets of the loblolly pine, and could better see what we were about.