Norway Spruce
Norway Spruce bark
Norway Spruce leaf
Norway Spruce plaque
Norway Spruce
Recognition Features 

One distinguishing characteristic of all spruces are four-angled needles.

Historical Notes 

During the Great Depression the Works Projects Association (WPA) and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) planted Norway spruce all over the country. They are not a native species of Ohio, but the climate suits their growth habits (Peattie 1964).

Scientific Name 
Picea abies
Scientific Family 
Pinaceae
Common Family 
Pine
Denison Tree ID 
(DUARB-30)
Location 
East side of Gilpatrick