Download Eastern Hemlock Bonsai
Images. I have often wondered why you hardly see any bonsai made from eastern hemlock (tsuga canadensis) or tsuga caroliniana? This is the first tree i ever collected, over eight years ago now.
Tsuga candensis, eastern or canadian hemlock is a coniferous tree native to the eastern parts of north america, and coincidentally the official state tree of my home state, pennsylvania. It makes a great shade tree, bonsai, or screen. Human influence works against these requirements from being realized and.
The tallest specimen on record was the usis hemlock near cataloochee, north carolina, which was 52.8 m tall.
Tsuga canadensis/ eastern or canadian hemlock a broadly conical tree to 25 metres tall in its native eastern north america. This conifer is unusual in that the terminal leader often droops instead of giving the tree a typical pointed top like that of most trees in the pine family. Jeddeloh eastern hemlock (tsuga canadensis 'jeddeloh') is a low growing (under 3 feet at maturity), mounded shrub. Western hemlock is a member of the pinaceae family which includes cedars, firs, hemlocks, larches, pines and spruces among other evergreen trees.