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  • Portuguese
    • Espruce-de-sitka
  • English
    • Sitka spruce
  • Scientific Names
    • Picea sitchensis
  • Unknown
    • Sitkagreni
  • French
    • épinette de Sitka

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Recent observations

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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pikachu18

Date

September 19, 2016 11:25 AM AKDT

Description

pointy needles

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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maliyah

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September 29, 2016 02:00 PM AKDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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pengelmeyer

Date

September 22, 2016 11:59 AM PDT

Description

An ancient 500 year old spruce

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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kathawk

Date

September 21, 2016 07:14 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mtncatt

Date

September 10, 2016 10:49 AM PDT

Description

This is a graft of Kiidk'yaas, also known as the Golden Spruce, Picea sitchensis aurea. Want to know more? Read "The Golden Spruce" by John Vaillant, or http://www.gohaidagwaii.ca/blog/the-golden-spruce-trail-port-clements

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mikepatterson

Date

September 8, 2016 11:13 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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kathrynwallace

Date

September 8, 2016 08:26 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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makielb

Date

July 17, 2013 08:37 PM EDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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carita

Date

June 6, 2001

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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kwillott

Date

August 3, 2016 01:22 PM PDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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tedbarone

Date

July 28, 2016 11:02 AM PDT

Description

Above Hart's Cove

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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thomasbarbin

Date

January 24, 2016 07:07 AM PST

Place

fairy lake (Google, OSM)

Description

A bonsai Sitka Spruce at Fairy Lake in Port Renfrew, BC.

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Description from Wikipedia

Picea sitchensis, the Sitka spruce, is a large coniferous evergreen tree growing to almost 100 m tall, and with a trunk diameter at breast height that can exceed 5 m (see List of superlative trees. It is by far the largest species of spruce; and the fifth largest conifer in the world (behind giant sequoia, coast redwood, kauri and western redcedar); and the third tallest conifer species (after coast redwood and coast Douglas-fir). The Sitka spruce...

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