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Tsuga heterophylla


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 230 ft (70 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: Glossy dark green leaves; pendent branch tips

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

Zones: 6?10

Description: Native to western North America, this tree reaches 230 ft (70 m) in height, but in cultivation 70?130 ft (21?40 m) is more likely. Its timber and bark are used commercially. The horizontal branches have pendent tips and glossy dark green leaves. It is sha

Growth Habit: Broad conical habit

Comments: Cultivars available

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