Tag: Conifer Trees and Plants

Abies and Pseudotsuga: Not To Be Confused With Christmas Trees!

Fir and Douglas fir not to be confused with Christmas trees 1 - Abies and Pseudotsuga: Not To Be Confused With Christmas Trees!

Today came the turn of Eli’s closest relatives-Pseudotsuga and Abies-to be identified. Trappings Of Pseudotsuga The bark is brownish-gray, thick, with deep longitudinal cracks. Branch is directed horizontally and randomly on the ends hang, the crown is quite delicate. The leaves are relatively soft, flat, with a rounded end and […]

Microbiota Decussatа: a Relic that Survived the Ice Age

What is microbiota 1 - Microbiota Decussatа: a Relic that Survived the Ice Age

What kind of animal is a microbiota? Translation from Latin Microbiota decussata-more clarity for unfamiliar citizens does not bring. “Something about microbes,” one will decide. “Tiny biota,” others will think, more advanced in botany, and will be closer to the truth. Biota, or more familiar name — Thuja orientalis, is […]