Observed: October 11, 2011 @ 2:00 PM
Posted on: March 16, 2012 @ 5:53 AM (diff: 157 days)
White Spruce (Picea glauca)- Native to North America. Found in a variety of soil types and climatic regions and is common throughout Newfoundland. The white spruce usually grows to be 24 metres tall, but under ideal conditions can grow to more than 30 metres tall. It usually lives between 50 and 100 years. Cones from the white spruce are 5 to 7 centimetres long and are light brown.