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Douglas Fir

Pseudotsuga menziesii

  • Tall majestic tree up to 15m in height
  • Pyramidal until maturity, when the top becomes broad-headed
  • Deeply furrowed bark on older trees
  • Needles are flat, blunt, fir-like in appearance
  • Small cones with distinctive bracts hang down (unlike fir cones)

Landscape Use:

  • City of Calgary‚Äôs official tree
  • Large long-lived tree requires lots of space
  • Greener and prettier than spruce with a finer texture
  • Full sun or shade

Special Conditions:

  • Place in a mulched bed to ensure adequate moisture retention
  • Always look up to make sure you are not planting under a power or phone line