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There's something special about the Sitka Spruce tree. It's not only beautiful to look at, but it also has a long and interesting history.

This type of spruce is found in coastal areas of the Pacific Northwest, Alaska, and Canada. It can grow up to 200 feet tall and has a trunk that can be more than six feet wide. The bark is thin and scaly, and the leaves are needle-like.

The Sitka Spruce is an important part of the ecosystem. It provides food and shelter for animals, and its roots help stabilize the soil. People have been using this tree for centuries.

If you're lucky enough to see a Sitka Spruce in the wild, it's an experience you won't soon forget. These majestic trees are truly a sight to behold.

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Geeky Facts about the Sitka Spruce

Fact 1

The Sitka spruce accounts for around half of commercial plantations.

Fact 2

It is tolerant to salt spray.

Fact 3

Aboriginal people living on the coast used Sitka spruce extensively.

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