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Flashcards in Gymnosperms Deck (29):
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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: TAXODIUM

COMMON: Bald Cypress 

-rot resistant wood 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: THUJA 

COMMON: Arbor Vitae 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: TAXODIUM

COMMON: Bald Cypress 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 
GENUS: JUNIPERUS 

COMMON: Eastern Red Cedar 

-heterophyllous

-fleshy cones

-fragrant wood 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: CHAMAECYPARIS

COMMON: White Cedar 

-peltate scales 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: TAXODIUM

COMMON: Bald Cypress 

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FAMILY: TAXACEAE 

GENUS: TAXUS 

COMMON: Yew

-fleshy arils 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: PINUS

COMMON: Pine 

 

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FAILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: PINUS

COMMON: Pine 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: TSUGA

COMMON: Hemlock

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: LARIX

COMMON: Larch 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: PICEA 

COMMON: Spruce 

-needles 4-sided 

-needles attached at "bumps"

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: ABIES

COMMON: Fir 

-Cones upright

-seeds fall at maturity

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: ABIES 

COMMON: Fir 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: PICEA

COMMON: Spruce

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: LARIX

Common: Larch

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: TSUGA

COMMON: Hemlock

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FAMILY: TAXACEAE 

GENUS: TAXUS

COMMON: Yew 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 
GENUS: CHAMAECYPARIS

COMMON: White Cedar 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: JUNIPERUS

COMMON: Eastern Red cedar 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: TAXODIUM

COMMON: Bald Cypress 

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 

GENUS: THUJA

COMMON: Arbor-vitae 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: LARIX

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 
GENUS: THUJA 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE
GENUS: PINUS

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: PICEA

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 

GENUS: TSUGA 

 

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FAMILY: PINACEAE 
GENUS: PICEA

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FAMILY: CUPRESSACEAE 
GENUS: CHAMAECYPARIS