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Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Pseudotsuga
                        Specie: menziesii

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 80-150 ft (24-45 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Dark blue-green leaves, white bands beneath; cones have long erect bracts

Uses: Conifer gardens Timber tree

Zones: 4-9

Description: Native from British Columbia to California in western North America, this tree has a variable height from 80?150 ft (24?45 m). It is fast growing and long lived, and can grow much larger in the wild than in cultivation. It is conical when young, becoming

Growth Habit: Conical habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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