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Course Walk: Spruces and Firs et al.

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

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Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Abies albaSilver FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Abies balsameaBalsam FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Abies concolorWhite Fir, Concolor FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Abies fraseriFraser FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Abies homolepisNikko FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Abies koreanaKorean FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Abies nordmannianaNordmann Fir; Caucasian FirTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cedrus libaniCedar of LebanonTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Picea abiesNorway SpruceTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Picea glaucaWhite SpruceTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Picea omorikaSerbian SpruceTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Picea orientalisOriental Spruce, Asian SpruceTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Picea pungensColorado SpruceTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Tsuga canadensisCanadian Hemlock, Eastern HemlockTree > 30 feet, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)