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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 雲杉屬
  • Scientific Names
    • Picea
    • Picea s
  • English
    • Spruces
    • Spruce
  • Spanish
    • Pinabetes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

White Spruce Picea glauca

Observer

bio6suri

Date

September 15, 2016

Description

The white spruce contained pine cones growing at the top of the tree.The tree was approximately 13 ft tall. It showed no signs of being unhealthy. There was a strong aromatic door given off from the pine needles. The tree was not very common in the area observed.

Photos / Sounds

What

White Spruce Picea glauca

Observer

bio22001brownell

Date

September 19, 2016

Description

Coniferous tree, 20-30ft tall, dark green needles, opposite branching, whorling needle patterns, smooth grey/brown bark with bubbles (containing tree sap) under the surface. Light brown cones, cones approximately 5 inches long 1-2 inches in diameter. Found on September 19th at approximately 4:30 pm in the green space between parking lot E and university drive on the University of Lethbridge campus.

Photos / Sounds

What

Spruces Genus Picea

Observer

bio5anto

Date

September 24, 2016 12:38 PM MDT

Description

A Spruce tree is found in northern temperatecsnd boreal regions. A spruce tree is a large tree, they can be up to 60 meters tall. They have "whorled" branches. The needles of the Spruce tree are spiny and green.

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Spruce Picea pungens

Observer

bio5anto

Date

September 24, 2016 12:37 PM MDT

Description

A columnar evergreen conifer that is about 10 feet tall. The branches extend out horizontally in a dense fashion. The bark of the true is scaly, light brown-grey color. The branches are a browny-yellow color.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue Spruce Picea pungens

Observer

bio4lybb

Date

September 24, 2016 01:52 PM MDT

Description

40 feet tall. Spruce cones from previous seasons were on the ground. The short needles identify it as a spruce tree rather and pine. And the flaky cones resemble that of a blue spruce

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue Spruce Picea pungens

Observer

bio2weve

Date

September 24, 2016 01:45 PM MDT

Description

Long narrow, light brown/gold colored pine cones with soft, papery sections. shorter dark green pine needles . Branches start close to the base of the tree. ~45 feet

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spruces Genus Picea

Observer

gerard6

Date

September 24, 2016 02:57 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Spruce Picea glauca

Observer

tamradactyl

Date

September 24, 2016 09:15 AM EDT

Description

The blue-green color and curving of the needles. Needles also four sided and have unpleasant scent when crushed.

Photos / Sounds

What

Spruces Genus Picea

Observer

bio3zagh

Date

September 23, 2016

Description

about 5-10 meters tall.
About 2 meters wide.
has dark green/ light blue needle like leaves

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spruces Genus Picea

Observer

bio4rasmu

Date

September 22, 2016

Description

20-30 m tall, around 35cm width trunk, single stem, pine-like leaves that are green-blue in color, the bark is brown and rough. The tree is in good health based on the fact that all of the branches look alive and well.

Photos / Sounds

What

Engelmann spruce Picea engelmannii

Observer

ellekiebert

Date

September 23, 2016 11:29 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spruces Genus Picea

Observer

bio4rasmu

Date

September 22, 2016 02:05 PM MDT

Description

20-30 m tall, around 35cm width trunk, single stem, pine-like leaves that are green-blue in color, the bark is brown and rough.

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Description from Wikipedia

A spruce is a tree of the genus Picea /paɪˈsiːə/, a genus of about 35 species of coniferous evergreen trees in the Family Pinaceae, found in the northern temperate and boreal (taiga) regions of the earth. Spruces are large trees, from 20–60 metres (66–200 ft) tall when mature, and can be distinguished by their whorled branches and conical form. The needles, or leaves, of spruce trees are attached singly to the branches in a spiral fashion, each...

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