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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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traskh

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December 6, 2016 09:14 AM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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izumin

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October 5, 2016 03:42 PM PDT

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lacy needles, droopy limbs, and fibrous bark. tree of life!

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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harmoncm

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November 7, 2016 01:55 PM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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December 3, 2016 03:25 PM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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December 3, 2016 02:05 PM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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tylerfranzen

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December 3, 2016 01:56 PM PST

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drlj

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December 1, 2016 02:58 PM PST

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December 1, 2016 10:15 AM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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jaise

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November 30, 2016

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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cameronfleming

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November 30, 2016 10:51 AM PST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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lauren94

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November 30, 2016

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Big Cedar tree, leafy looking pine needle. Red stems extending to the needles.

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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hawnzd

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November 28, 2016 03:37 PM PST
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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

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