Calflora
Taxon  Report   6907    
Pseudotsuga menziesii  (Mirb.) Franco  var. menziesii 
Douglas fir,   Douglas spruce,   False hemlock,   Oregon pine,   Red fir
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Pinaceae  
Genus: Pseudotsuga
Parent: Pseudotsuga menziesii

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSPseudotsuga mucronata
PLANTSPseudotsuga taxifolia
More information about  Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii

Photo Tour: Institute for Redwood Ecology, Humboldt State University.


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 03/03/2021).