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Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis). The needles of the Eastern Hemlock are flat, 5/16-9/16" long, with blue-white undersides caused by stomatal bands (microscopic pores) that appear to merge as solid lines. They are attached to the branchlets by slender stalks.

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Photographs by Valerie Lykes