name botanical:Tsuga mertensiana
height:up to 35 m (115 ft)
The needles are light green, up to 3 cm (1.2 in) long and are arranged whisked on the branch
There are male and female flowers on a tree (monoecious).
bark:The bark is red-brown scaly and cracked up.
root:shallow-rooting and deep-rooting with many fine roots
ph value:acid to neutral
This hemlock has a wide base and a very long and narrow tip. It often seems as if a small tree standing on a wide growing.