What is another word for Sorbus Sitchensis?

2 synonyms found


[ sˈɔːbəs sˈɪt͡ʃənsˌɪs], [ sˈɔːbəs sˈɪt‍ʃənsˌɪs], [ s_ˈɔː_b_ə_s s_ˈɪ_tʃ_ə_n_s_ˌɪ_s]

Synonyms for Sorbus sitchensis:

How to use "Sorbus sitchensis" in context?

Sorbus Sitchensis, commonly known as Sitka spruce, is a species of flowering plant in the family Rosaceae. It is endemic to Sitka Island in Alaska, where it is a critically endangered tree and the only endemic tree in the Olympic Forest. There are an estimated 125-150 individuals remaining.

The Sitka spruce is a medium-sized tree growing to 20-30 m tall, with a trunk up to 1.5 m in diameter and branches deciduous, forming a broad V-shaped crown. The bark is smooth and gray, with horizontal fissures and lenticels.

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