Definition of Douglas spruce

1. Noun. Lofty douglas fir of northwestern North America having short needles and egg-shaped cones.




Douglas Spruce Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Douglas Spruce Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Douglas Spruce

doughs
dought
doughtier
doughtiest
doughtily
doughtiness
doughtinesses
doughtren
doughts
doughty
doughy
douglas' pouch
douglas fir
douglas hemlock
douglas pine
douglas spruce (current term)
douhua
douit
douits
doujinshi
doujinshis
douk
douked
douking
douks
doula
doulas
douleia
douleias
doulocracy

Literary usage of Douglas spruce

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"Prop, by seeds, layers and cuttings and by grafting on Abies Picea; it will probably also grow grafted on Pseudotsuga. ALFRED REHDER. The douglas spruce is ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"The douglas spruce and Rocky Mountain white pine arc common in the forests of the Medicine Bow Mountains, from which much of the native lumber used ¡n the ..."

3. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.), Wild Flower Preservation Society of America (1900)
"J. THE douglas spruce, PSEUDOTSUGA TAXIFOLIA. By FRANCIS E. LLOYD. THE Pacific Coast Region is characterized by a great belt of timber extending from Alaska ..."

4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"The grand and towering douglas spruce and the graceful hemlock spruce, so called, are not true spruces and will not be noticed in this article. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Douglas spruce

Search for Douglas spruce on Dictionary.com!Search for Douglas spruce on Thesaurus.com!Search for Douglas spruce on Google!Search for Douglas spruce on Wikipedia!

Search