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    • thuya géant
  • English
    • western redcedar
    • western red cedar
    • canoe cedar
  • Scientific Names
    • Thuja plicata

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Recent observations

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What

western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

jnelson

Date

June 21, 2015 11:31 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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lpkn2016

Date

the past

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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radicalbusiness

Date

June 7, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

antonlyu

Date

May 25, 2015

Description

Small seedlings. ALongside trail, must have been planted there.

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Square

What

western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

katedoughty

Date

June 5, 2015

Description

My favorite tree. I like to sing songs about it set to the tune of Hakuna Matata.

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No photos or sounds

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

jaredtryon

Date

April 28, 2015

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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alyciagiesler

Date

June 8, 2015

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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jennythaon

Date

the past

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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lauradebonaire

Date

April 5, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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jennythaon

Date

the past

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

dverwers

Date

June 8, 2015 07:57 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Scale-like branched needles

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No photos or sounds

What

western redcedar Thuja plicata

Observer

kevinisraddd

Date

June 7, 2015

Description

Scale-like needles that are soft on the touch. Branches that droop down. Cones that stay upright to its branches.

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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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Conservation Summary

No range data available.