Eastern Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis

Family Pinaceae
Genus Tsuga
Specific Epithet canadensis
Arboretum Collection LT
Lifecycle large evergreen tree
Fall Color evergreen
Size to 37 meters
Bloom Time spring
Flower Yellow-green
Bark Scaly/Flaky
Leaf Size 8 to 15mm long
Leaf Margin Entire
Leaf Arrangement Opposite
Leaf Type Simple
Description Bark is scaly and flaky on young tree, but becomes increasingly ridged and furrowed with age.
Cultural Requirements Found on moist cool sites.
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Leaves and flowers

Leaves and flowers

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Hemlock cones

Hemlock cones

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