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  • English
    • Western Redcedar
    • Western Red Cedar
    • canoe cedar
  • Portuguese
    • Tuia-gigante
  • Scientific Names
    • Thuja plicata
  • French
    • thuya géant

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Recent observations

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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hfabian

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August 25, 2016 01:53 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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vicfazio3

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August 29, 2016 02:57 PM EDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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anngoddard

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August 27, 2016 03:00 PM PDT

Place

Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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elbowingpenalty

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August 13, 2016 12:56 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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wuimapper

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August 22, 2016 02:13 PM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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cdndawn

Date

August 21, 2016 05:08 PM PDT

Description

Foliage, bark and old pollen cones on Aims Trail in Pacific Spirit Regional Park

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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benyonce

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August 18, 2016 01:05 PM MDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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carita

Date

June 6, 2001

Description

very old tree

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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mikepatterson

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August 18, 2016 11:36 AM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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zach_ogden

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August 12, 2016 01:03 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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brownsbay

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August 14, 2016 10:30 AM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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koasmith

Date

August 15, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

Thuja plicata, commonly called Western or Pacific redcedar,giant or western arborvitae,giant cedar, or shinglewood, is a species of Thuja, an evergreen coniferous tree in the cypress family Cupressaceae native to western North America. Despite its common names, it does not belong with the true cedars within the genus Cedrus. It is the Provincial tree of British Columbia, and has extensive applications for the indigenous First Nations of the Pacific Northwest.

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