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Tsuga heterophylla (western hemlock, Pinaceae)

 

 

Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce), with 2 small T. heterophylla. Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve, BC, Canada.
Thuja plicata (western redcedar), both with epiphytic T. heterophylla on their left. Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve, BC, Canada.
Some trees of low altitudes of Flores Island, Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Reserve, BC, Canada.
Olympic National Park, Washington, USA.
Along the river, Alnus rubra (red alder) dominates pioneer vegetation; T. heterophylla (drooping tops) - Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce) forest. Olympic National Park at 250 m, Washington, USA.
T. heterophylla, conifers with dense foliage; Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce), large trunks; Acer circinatum (vine maple), shrubs. Olympic National Park at 250 m, Washington, USA.
Large Thuja plicata (western redcedar); T. heterophylla, foliage on the right. Olympic National Park at 250 m, Washington, USA.
Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce) stand. The trees behind the large P. sitchensis are T. heterophylla. North from Quinault Lake, Olympic National Park, Washington, USA.
Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce), large tree, centre; T. heterophylla, conifer foliage; Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir), large tree, left background; Acer circinatum (vine maple) shrubs, left and right. Olympic National Park at 280 m, Washington, USA.
Centre background, one Thuja plicata (western redcedar). Glacier National Park at 1050 m. BC, Canada.
Glacier National Park at 1050 m. BC, Canada.
From the left: dead T. heterophylla, two T. heterophylla, Thuja plicata (western redcedar), big T. plicata, dead Abies lasiocarpa (subalpine fir), T. plicata. Glacier National Park at 1025 m. BC, Canada.
Thuja plicata (western redcedar) forest, with small T. heterophylla left centre. Glacier National Park at 1025 m. BC, Canada.
The pale trunks: Abies amabilis (Pacific silver fir). Right: Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir). Goat Marsh Research Natural Area, Washington, USA.
T. heterophylla, left foreground; Abies amabilis (Pacific silver fir) the other trees in the photo. Goat Marsh Research Natural Area, Washington, USA.
Abies procera (noble fir) forest. Extreme right: T. heterophylla. Behind the dead tree: Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir). Goat Marsh Research Natural Area, Washington, USA.
Abies procera (noble fir) forest. The trees with lower branches, centre and right: T. heterophylla. The tree with pale trunk, left: Abies amabilis (Pacific silver fir). The tree with very coarse bark, background left: Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir). Goat Marsh Research Natural Area, Washington, USA.
Thuja plicata (western redcedar), centre, and Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce), large tree, right. Mount Rainier National Park at 520 m, Washington, USA.
Pseudotsuga menziesii (coast Douglas-fir) dominated forest, with T. heterophylla (left foreground and saplings) and Sambucus racemosa subsp. pubens (Pacific Coast red elder, extreme left). MacMillan Provincial Park, BC, Canada.
Large Thuja plicata (western redcedar), with smaller T. heterophylla. MacMillan Provincial Park, BC, Canada.
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir), big trees. Olympic National Forest, Washington, USA.
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir), big trees. Olympic National Forest, Washington, USA.
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir), big trees. Olympic National Forest, Washington, USA.
T. heterophylla, background; Frangula purshiana (cascara buckthorn) foliage, top left; Alnus rubra (red alder) foliage, top right. Willaby Creek, Olympic National Forest, Washington, USA.
Thuja plicata (western redcedar), with T. heterophylla centre background. Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, BC, Canada.
Sequoia sempervirens (coast redwood) dominated forest. The leaning tree: T. heterophylla. Extreme right: Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii (coast Douglas-fir). Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park at 140 m, California, USA.
Giant Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce), with a single T. heterophylla (left foreground) and Abies amabilis (Pacific silver fir, paler bark). Carmanah Valley at 140 m. Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park, BC, Canada.