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Taxon: Picea mariana (Mill.) Britton et al.

Genus: Picea
Family: Pinaceae.
Nomen number: 28305
Place of publication: Prelim. cat. 71. 1888
Name verified on: 12-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


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Common names:

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Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Zander ed14)
  • Materials: essential oils   (fide HerbSpices 2:190. 1987)
  • Materials: wood   (fide AH 519)
  • Social: religious/secular   (also as Christmas tree fide AH 519)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Picea mariana (Mill.) Britton et al.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?28305 (23 April 2014)

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