any of numerous, chiefly evergreen trees or shrubs of the class Coniferinae (or group Coniferales), including the pine, fir, spruce, and other cone-bearing trees and shrubs, and also the yews and their allies that bear drupelike seeds.
a plant producing naked seeds in cones, or single naked seeds as in yews, but with pollen always borne in cones.
The conifers, division Pinophyta, also known as division Coniferophyta or
Coniferae, are one of 12 extant division-level taxa within the Kingdom Plantae ...
Any of various mostly needle-leaved or scale-leaved, chiefly evergreen, cone-
bearing gymnospermous trees or shrubs of the order Coniferales, such as pines,
Definition: A tree that is a gymnosperm, usually evergreen, with cones and needle-shaped or scale-like leaves. This tree belongs to the order Coniferales and normally keeps foliage or needles through the entire year.
Wood hardness varies among the conifer
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Apr 13, 2015 ... Conifer, any member of the division Pinophyta, class Pinopsida, order Pinales,
made up of living and fossil gymnospermous plants that usually ...
Define conifer: biology : a bush or tree (such as a pine) that produces cones and
that usually has leaves that are green all year—usage, synonyms, more.
Use the ACS's Conifer Database for accurate information about conifer
descriptions, conifer nomenclature and how to grow conifers.
Trees that grow cones are in a group called conifers. The cones of the conifers
are very important because they are the place where the tree makes and shelters