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Kumgang Pine Tree
Among pine trees loved by the Korean people is Kumgang Pine Tree with an especially beautiful shape.
As illustrated by its name, it mostly grows in the area of Mt Kumgang and other parts of Kangwon Province.
It grows upright like larch tree and it is hard to make up words for the beauty of 120-year-old Kumgang pines adding beauty to the picturesque mountains in harmony with rocks surrounding them.
They are planted near seaside resorts to create a windbreak or decorate its surrounding environment.
They are very economical as they grow faster than other kinds.
They are used as high-grade timber for making furniture and fixtures.