Articles related to conifers
What Are Deciduous Conifers? - Trees & Shrubs - About.com
Deciduous conifers are unique trees that sport features of both deciduous and coniferous trees. Learn what characteristics they share here.
The Major North American Conifers With Descriptions - Forestry
Common North American conifer trees, their ranges, their identifying descriptions and other trees in their associated habitat.
Identification of the Most Common Conifers - Forestry - About.com
Conifers or softwoods are classed as gymnosperms or plants with naked seeds not enclosed in an ovary. These seed "fruits" are considered more primitive than ...
What's the Difference Between Evergreens and Conifers?
It is this fact regarding reproduction that points us to the difference between evergreens and conifers (see below). Most conifers are evergreens, but not all of ...
Study, identify and name the major North American Conifers - Forestry
Shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata) is one of the four most important commercial conifers in the southeastern United States. Depending upon locale, the species is ...
Eastern Hemlock, A Top 100 Common Tree in North America
Unlike most conifers, eastern hemlock has to have shade provided by hardwoods to regenerate. Unfortunately, stands of these trees are being damaged by the ...
The Pruning of Trees, Shrubs and Conifers - Forestry - About.com
Review of George Brown's The Pruning of Trees, Shrubs and Conifers - expanded by Tony Kirkham. One of my top five tree reference books.
The Pinyon-Juniper Belt - Conifers - Forestry - About.com
Between the deserts below and the true forests above, pinyon pines and junipers grow in open and widely spaced association with each other. These trees are ...
Consider Planting A Conifer - Forestry - About.com
Consider Planting A Conifer In Your Yard. Conifers Recommended for Planting in the Landscape. By Steve Nix · Forestry Expert. Share this ...
Common Conifer Tree Diseases - Prevention and Control - Forestry
Needle cast is a group of tree diseases that cause conifers to shed needles. The symptoms of needle cast tree disease first appear on needles as light green to ...