Taxon  Report   6907 
Pseudotsuga menziesii  (Mirb.) Franco  var. menziesii 
Douglas fir,  Douglas spruce, False hemlock, Oregon pine, Red fir
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
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Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: PINACEAE  
Genus: Pseudotsuga
Parent Record Pseudotsuga menziesii
Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pseudotsuga mucronata
PLANTS: Pseudotsuga taxifolia
More information about  Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii
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This plant is available commercially.
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Photo Tour:  Institute for Redwood Ecology, Humboldt State University.

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2018).

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