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Order: Pinales
   Family: Pinaceae
            Genus: Tsuga
                        Specie: canadensis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 120 ft (36 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: Mid-green leaves, silver beneath; brown cones

Uses: Conifer gardens Tree for large landscapes Parks Specimen tree Screen Bonsai

Zones: 4?9

Description: Native to eastern North America, in the wild this evergreen broadly conical tree grows to 120 ft (36 m) tall with a straight single bole, but in cultivation it is often multi-stemmed and grows to 80 ft (24 m) in height. It has gray hairy young shoots and

Growth Habit: Broad conical habit

Comments: Various forms and sizes available

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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