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Arboretum: Eastern Hemlock

Eastern Hemlock

Tsuga canadensis

Native to eastern North America. Large evergreen tree grows to 70'. Prefers full sun to partial shade in cool moist, well-drained soils. Can be sheared for hedging. Not tolerant of pollution, salt, heat or drought. State tree of Pennsylvania. 

Family: Pinaceae
Type: Native
Origin: Eastern United States
Season: Spring

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