Identify a conifer tree

Look at the figures and select the one that seems to match your tree.

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Group 1

Short needles or scales, evergreen; closely spaced in opposite pairs or whorls of 3, often overlapping and obscuring the stem; seeds in cones, some cones berry-like

Seed cones oval; twigs flattened

  • Cedars / arborvitae / thujas
  • Cedars / arborvitae / thujas

Medium-sized tree with globular seed cones and 4-sided twigs

  • False Cypress, Cedars, Cypress
  • False Cypress, Cedars, Cypress

Very small tree or shrub; seed cones globular; twigs 4-sided

  • Juniper
  • Juniper
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