Picea sitchensis, the Sitka spruce, is a large coniferous evergreen tree ... It
acquires its name from the community of Sitka, Alaska. .... Oregon State
Alaska designated Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis) as the official state tree in
1962. Named for Sitka Sound in Alaska, the Sitka spruce is the tallest conifer in
Alaska State Tree - Sitka Spruce - Picea sitchensis. Sitka Spruce Pinaceae Picea
sitchensis. Leaf: Single, linear, spirally arranged; 1 inch long with a very sharp ...
The tall, stately
Sitka spruce is the state tree
. It is found in southeastern and central Alaska
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Alaska State Tree: Sitka Spruce- Explore the beauty of Alaskan Nature and learn
about Alaska's State Tree: Sitka Spruce.
May 4, 2013 ... The Sitka Spruce Tree is the Alaska State Tree! 9. The tallest tree is just shy of
200 feet tall; you can view this tree in Olympic National Park, ...
Oct 2, 2005 ... 325 proposed the Sitka spruce, "the most valuable tree species in Alaska," as the
official state tree. The legislation was approved and the Sitka ...
The motto is meant to represent Alaska as a land of promise. ... Tree. The tall,
stately Sitka spruce is the state tree. It is found in southeastern and central Alaska
Dec 13, 2014 ... Sitka spruce trees tower over a meadow in Southeast Alaska. Someone asked
me this week why Alaska's state tree could not be used for a ...