Picea mariana (black spruce)

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Key Characteristics

  • Leaves are alternate needles, short, ~0.5cm long
  • Fruit is a small cone, 3-5cm long
  • Found in bogs
  • Twigs have reddish new growth, with three or more terminal buds

Sourced during a field lab in Fall 2011


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