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Trees, insects and diseases of Canada's forests

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Group 5

Needles evergreen, single, flat or 4-sided; seeds in cones

Seed cones erect on branches; needles flattened

  • Firs

Leading shoot oblique; needles flattened; seed cones solitary, at the tip of the shortest branches

  • Hemlocks

Needles usually 4-sided in cross-section; cones drooping

  • Spruces