Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of some 9 genera and 250 species of coniferous trees from the Northern Hemisphere. [FNSW]  Represented in the Hortus by a number of species of both economic and ornamental value.

Plants in this Family

  1. Tsuga dumosa Eich.
  2. Pseudotsuga taxifolia Britton
  3. Pinus teocote Schied. ex Schldl. & Cham.
  4. Pinus taeda L.
  5. Pinus sylvestris L.
  6. Pinus strobus L.
  7. Pinus species unidentified
  8. Pinus sabiniana Dougl.
  9. Pinus roxburghii Sarg.
  10. Pinus radiata D.Don subsp. insignis Schwer.
  11. Pinus pungens Lamb.
  12. Pinus pseudostrobus Lindl. var. apulcensis Shaw
  13. Pinus pseudostrobus Lindl.
  14. Pinus pinea L.
  15. Pinus pinaster Ait.
  16. Pinus patula Schltdl. & Cham.
  17. Pinus palustris Mill.
  18. Pinus oocarpa Schiede ex Schltdl.
  19. Pinus muricata D.Don
  20. Pinus mugo Turra. var. pumilio Zen
  21. Pinus montezumae Lamb. var. ruselliana Lindl.
  22. Pinus montezumae Lamb.
  23. Pinus maximinoi H.E.Moore
  24. Pinus leiophylla Schiede ex Schl. & Cham.
  25. Pinus lambertiana Doug.
  26. Pinus halepensis Mill.
  27. Pinus gerardiana Wall. ex D.Don
  28. Pinus engelmannii Carrière
  29. Pinus coulteri D.Don
  30. Pinus cembroides Zucc. var. llaveana (Schiede) Voss
  31. Pinus canariensis C.Smith
  32. Pinus ayacahuite Ehrenb. ex Schltdl.
  33. Picea smithiana (Wallich.) Boiss.
  34. Picea glauca (Moench) Voss var. caerulea
  35. Picea abies (L.) Karst. var. excelsa
  36. Picea abies (L.) Karst.
  37. Cedrus libani A.Rich.
  38. Cedrus deodara (D.Don.) G.Don
  39. Abies spectabilis (D.Don) Spach.
  40. Abies religiosa Lindl.
  41. Abies procera Rehd.
  42. Abies pinsapo Boiss.
  43. Abies pindrow Royle
  44. Abies cephalonica Loud.
  45. Abies balsamea (L.) Mill.