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

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Recent observations

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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forester93

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April 22, 2016 04:41 PM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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chlorophilia

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April 2, 2016

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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ksayce

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April 6, 2016

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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sitkaconnor

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April 7, 2016 12:31 PM AKDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mikepatterson

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April 7, 2016 10:18 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mikepatterson

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April 4, 2016 11:50 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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csieber

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April 3, 2016 08:29 AM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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ksayce

Date

April 1, 2016

Description

This tree survives for years along roadsides, tolerating spray regimes and mowing.

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mbowser

Date

March 29, 2016 03:20 PM AKDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mbowser

Date

March 29, 2016 10:05 AM AKDT

Description

Damaged by spruce aphids.

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mbowser

Date

March 29, 2016 09:11 AM AKDT

Description

Sitka spruce with spruce aphid damage.

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mikepatterson

Date

March 27, 2015 09:16 AM PDT
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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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