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Family Pinaceae
Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carrière
eastern hemlock, hemlock, northern hemlock
Tsuga: Japanese name of one of the species
canadensis: of or referring to Canada
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Status: Native
Plant: rounded top perennial, 60'-70' tall, evergreen tree; stems flexible, rough when leafless
Fruit:5/8"-1" cones
Leaf:needles with 2 white bands beneath, flat single 5/16" - 9/16" long
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Pinus canadensis L.

         
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