Tsuga canadensis


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Tsuga canadensis

[‚tsü·gə ‚kan·ə′den·səs]
(forestry)
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The beach is bordered by mature mixedwood, conifer-dominated forests with Thuja occidentalis and Tsuga canadensis. XXIII Partially shaded island in the middle of the dumping station.
Insect fauna associated with eastern hemlock, Tsuga canadensis (L.), in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Hemlock groves.--Above many sandstone cliffs or steep wooded slopes--often extending down and into the ravine bottoms below are dense groves of hemlocks (Tsuga canadensis).
Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.) is currently facing an extinction force in the hemlock woolly adelgid {Adelges isugae Annand; HWA) and may become another species restricted largely to the periphery of its current range.
Out of the remaining 19 specimens, Aronia arborea, Ibex verticulata, Rhus aromatica, Thuja occidentalis, Tsuga canadensis, and Viburnum dentatum had an average decrease in size.
Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.), referred to throughout as hemlock, is a major or minor associate in many forest types in northeastern North America.
The adelgid has now spread throughout the eastern United States where it infests eastern hemlocks, Tsuga canadensis L., throughout its range.
The Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), and the Carolina Hemlock (Tsuga caroliniana), are very important components of the natural forest ecosystems of the eastern United States.
Striped maple (Acer pensylvanicum), eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), balsam fir (Abies balsamea), and red maple (Acer rubrum) comprised a combined 74 and 56% of the browse dry weight consumed and available, respectively.
Sargent weeping hemlock (Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula').
Lindens Tsuga canadensis Eastern hemlock Ulmus americana American elm Zelkova serrata Japanese zelkova Botanical Name Text pH Comp Drain Salt Abies balsamea CM 4.0-6.5 I 2-4 S A.
Tsuga canadensis `Cole's Prostrate': A popular and useful dwarf conifer, this hemlock is suitable for the smallest gardens.