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Thuja occidentalis

Thuja occidentalis L.

Thuja occidentalis L. var. fastigiata H. Jaeger

Thuja occidentalis L. var. nigra L.H. Bailey

Thuja occidentalis L. var. pyramidalis Zederb.

Thuja occidentalis L. f. malonyana C.K. Schneid.

Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionConiferophytaConifers—cone-bearing trees (and a few shrubs)
ClassPinopsidaGymnosperms such as cedars, Douglas-firs, cypresses, firs, junipers, kauri, larches, pines, hemlocks, redwoods, spruces, and yews
OrderPinalesCone-bearing plants: cedar, cypress, fir, juniper, larch, pine, redwood, spruce, yew, and others
FamilyCupressaceaeCypres family, including junipers and redwoods
GenusThujaFrom the Greek name thuia or thyia, for a kind of juniper or other resinous tree
SpeciesoccidentalisFrom the west, western

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Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

4/27/2013 · Bemis Rd, Townsend, MA
≈ 7 × 5" (17 × 13 cm)

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

8/18/2013 · Bemis Road, Townsend, MA
≈ 11 × 7" (28 × 18 cm)

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/17/2016 · Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, ME

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/11/2011 · Strip Mall Planting, Groton, MA
≈ 7 × 4½" (17 × 11 cm) ID is uncertain

Thuja occidentalis description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 5 Oct 2016.

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Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/19/2009 · Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 17 × 13" (43 × 33 cm)

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/19/2009 · Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, ME
≈ 31 × 21" (78 × 52 cm)

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/11/2011 · Strip Mall Planting, Groton, MA
≈ 6 × 9" (14 × 22 cm) ID is uncertain

Thuja occidentalis (Northern White Cedar, Arbor Vitae, Arborvitae, Eastern Arborvitae, Northern Whitecedar, Northern White-cedar)

9/11/2011 · Strip Mall Planting, Groton, MA
≈ 6 × 9" (14 × 22 cm) ID is uncertain

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