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    • 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

ahcarney

Date

November 11, 2014

Description

Similar to Doug Fir, but pointier needles

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What

sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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mishupw

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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ericacronin13

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

Color is a dark green. Next to an abundance of forestry. The tree is approximately 11 feet high and has very stiff needles, almost to pokey to touch. Also has what looks like paper comes on the tips on the lower branches.

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

jenniferroman

Date

October 17, 2014 03:05 PM PDT

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Square

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Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

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cmmaylor

Date

November 6, 2014 12:22 PM PST

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Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

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marvelliott

Date

August 28, 2014

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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jomalineee7

Date

October 27, 2014 02:49 PM AKDT

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Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

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marvelliott

Date

August 26, 2014

Description

This includes a sign proclaiming it the world's largest spruce at 1000 years old.

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Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

dgoetz

Date

October 23, 2014 10:00 AM PDT

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Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis

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marvelliott

Date

August 22, 2014

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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piperaileen

Date

the past

Description

it was a minty green color with soft like needles on it.

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What

Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

Observer

hernandezc79

Date

October 14, 2014 02:23 PM AKDT
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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...

No range data available.