Douglas fir, with the scientific name Pseudotsuga menziesii, is an evergreen conifer species native to western North America.
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on
The scientific genus name Pseudotsuga means “false hemlock,” alluding to
another kind of tree that
Sinkyone of California made
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Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco Show All Show Tabs
Color/Appearance: Can vary in color based upon age and location of tree. Usually a light brown color with a hint of red and/or yellow, with darker growth rings.