Coniferous Trees That Shed Needles?

Answer Conifers are named for the trait of bearing their seeds in cones. Most coniferous trees retain their needlelike leaves for several years instead of dropping them annually. But a small group of dec... Read More »

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Trees That Shed Leaves in Winter?

Many tree species, though certainly not all, shed their leaves in the winter. Trees of this type have been botanically defined as deciduous. Hardwoods such as sugar maples (Acer saccharum), America... Read More »

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Deer Resistant Coniferous Trees?

While no plants are 100 percent deer-resistant, many plants come close. Deer may avoid a certain plant because it is poisonous or because they don't like the taste of it, but if there is little foo... Read More »

Why are coniferous trees green all year long?

Coniferous trees, other than those that are deciduous such as the baldcypress tree [Taxodium distichum] look green all year long because they drop and regrow their foliage in the course of more tha... Read More »