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Recent observations

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What

sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

ryancun

Date

December 3, 2014

Description

Spiny needles all around. Squeezed needles and it hurts! NOT SO FRIENDLY!

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What

sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

wenpei

Date

November 4, 2014

Description

Sitka Spruce has pointy needles; you can feel it when you try to hold them.

Photos / Sounds

Date

December 8, 2014 01:35 PM PST

Description

Small Sitka spruce growing along the ramp near sem 2 at TESC. The leaves are needle like & very sharp. They are attached to the branch at woody pegs radially around the branch. The new growth branches curve at the end.

Photos / Sounds

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What

picrub Picea rubens

Observer

charlie

Date

December 7, 2014 12:03 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red Spruce Picea rubens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

February 26, 2012 03:28 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red Spruce Picea rubens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 30, 2012 12:51 PM EDT

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What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

joshmetzman

Date

the past

Place

yesler swamp (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Picrub Picea rubens

Observer

charlie

Date

March 27, 2011 12:57 PM PET

Description

in front of the white pine.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

donny2341

Date

December 3, 2014 01:47 PM PST

Description

Pictured is a small Sitka spruce from the Evergreen campus. These trees are usually large, up to 70 m tall. Has large drooping branches. Has very sharp needles that can be up to 3 cm long. Pollen cones are red in color and seed cones thin and cylinder like, between 5-8 cm long.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red Spruce Picea rubens

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 29, 2013 11:09 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

franklinfaust

Date

the past

Place

Yesler Swamp (Google, OSM)

Description

Spiny needles that go all the way around its branches.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

aproseto

Date

December 3, 2014

Place

Yesler Swamp (Google, OSM)

Description

Being brought into the Yesler Swamp area by restoration.

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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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