1. Education

North American Tree Main Index

Photo Gallery:
North American Tree Species

Western spruce and fir:  From the NRCS - "This is a western type group in which true firs, Engelmann spruce, or Colorado blue spruce, singly or in combination, comprise a plurality of the cover. Common associates include mountain hemlock and lodgepole pine."    This particular glade is located in the Lincoln National Forest. 
Western spruce-fir type (sub-alpine glade)

Western spruce and fir:  From NRCS - "This is a western type group in which true firs, Engelmann spruce, or Colorado blue spruce, singly or in combination, comprise a plurality of the cover. Common associates include mountain hemlock and lodgepole pine."    This particular glade is located in the Lincoln National Forest.
More on western spruce-fir type

North American Tree Main Index

 

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.