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  • French
    • ├ępinette de Sitka
  • English
    • Sitka spruce
  • Scientific Names
    • Picea sitchensis
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    • Sitkagreni

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Recent observations

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What

Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

katedoughty

Date

April 29, 2015

Description

New Growth, looking strong! Is five-ish inches the standard growth for sitka spruce branches per year?

Photos / Sounds

What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

jeff_lesh

Date

May 25, 2015 09:22 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

golden123

Date

April 27, 2015

Description

A young tree with fresh green growth at the branch tips.

Photos / Sounds

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What

sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

mengebret22

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

thompsonae

Date

June 8, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

finatic

Date

February 15, 2015 09:09 AM PST

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

finatic

Date

February 15, 2015 08:32 AM PST

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

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Observer

podiceps

Date

July 31, 2014

Description

Small tree at pulloff. Needles flattened, stomatal lines on upper surface.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

January 14, 2015 01:55 PM AKST

Description

Over 5 foot diameter trunk. Also a nice Western hemlock.

Photos / Sounds

What

sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

metsa

Date

January 1, 2015 01:32 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Sitka spruce (Picea sitchensis) Picea sitchensis

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

January 1, 2015 02:54 PM AKST

Photos / Sounds

What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

robberfly

Date

December 27, 2014 10:13 AM PST
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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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Conservation Summary

    No range data available.