Norway spruce, Picea abies  (Pinales: Pinaceae) - 1379001

Norway spruce
Picea abies (L.) Karst.

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Description: 1. Shoot with female strobile. - 2. Shoot with male strobiles. - Immature cones: green (3) and red (4) type. - 5. Ripe cone. - 6. Seed scales: a outer (abaxial) and b inner (adaxial) sides. - 7. Seed with wings (a, b), and wing without seed (c). - 8. Seed after wing was removed (a - d). - 9. Seedling with cotyledons and first ordinary leaves. - 10. Terminal shoot of the tree. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Image location: , Croatia

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Name: Zelimir Borzan
Organization: University of Zagreb
Country: Croatia

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