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Picea abies

Picea abies

Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.
Engl.: Norway spruce, spruce fir, white spruce.
Deu.: Fichte, Gemeine Fichte, Rotfichte, Rottanne.
Suom.: metsäkuusi, euroopankuusi, kuusi.
Sven.: gran, rödgran, vanlig gran.
Fran.: épicéa.
Pharm.: abietis resina, frankincense, pix burgundica, thus.
Bot. syn.: Abies excelsa Poir., Abies picea Mill., Picea excelsa (Lam.) Link, nom. illeg., Picea fennica (Regel) Kom., Picea vulgaris Link, Pinus abies L., Pinus excelsa Lam., Pinus picea Du Roi.
Pre-Linnaean: Abies.

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Branch in hoarfrost, nice. This is actually quite rare, down here in southern Finland. Vantaa, Finland. Wild. 2004-03-05.

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Spring shoots. Metsälä, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Spring shoots. Metsälä, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Branch with spring shoots. Metsälä, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Tree. Metsälä, Helsinki, Finland. Wild. 2002-05-15.

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Tree with cones. Säppi, Finland. Wild. 2000-08-16.

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Spring shoots. Kullaa, Finland. Wild. 2000-06-09.

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Arctic hilltop (530 m) growth habit. Levi, Finland. Wild. 1997-08-01.

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Spring shoots. Get the young green shoots and make a syrup out of them. Put into your tea. Contains resins, like all conifers. Because of this, not good if you have kidney problems or are pregnant. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1996-05-01.

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Tree. Admiring the geometry of growth. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1993-06-01.

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Lower branches. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1993-06-01.

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