Botanical Name: pinus sylvestris Plant Part: needles Extraction Method: steam Country of Origin: USA Plant: The Pine is a robust evergreen tree that can grow to 40 meters in height and withstand temperatures of -40 oC. There are more than 80 species of Pine, most having a flat crown and red- brown textured bark. It has orange- yellow flowers in season, and gray- green leaves that are referred to as needles. Oil: Pine oil is colourless or pale yellow. Scent: Fresh and strong.