Conifers

Science / Biology / Conifers: Group of gymnosperms that reproduce by cones and have needle-like leaves (in general); includes the pines.

Strobili

Life Style / Christmas Trees / Strobili: A reproductive structure of conifers and certain other plants. Consists of organs of one or both sexes. 'Strobilus' is the singular form of the word. MORE

Leyland Cypress

Life Style / Christmas Trees / Leyland Cypress: The name Leyland cypress is used to describe a group of trees where all the members are sterile hybrids. There are no naturally occurring Leyland cypress. They must be propagated by rooted cuttings. T MORE

Bract

Life Style / Christmas Trees / Bract: A thin leaf-like structure often extending past the cone scale on conifers. MORE

Dicots

Science / Biology / Dicots: One of the two main types of flowering plants; characterized by having two cotyledons, floral organs arranged in cycles of four or five, and leaves with reticulate veins; include trees (except conifer MORE

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