Is a hemlock a pine tree?
Likewise, is a hemlock a pine?
Hemlock is evergreen tree that belongs to the pine family. There are around 10 species of hemlock that are native to America (4 species) and Asia (remaining 6 species). Hemlock inhabits dense, moist habitats that are characterized by dry, rocky soil.
Beside above, can you eat hemlock tree? Unlike poison hemlock, hemlock tree is not poisonous. Needles of hemlock tree contain vitamin C. They can be consumed in the form of tea.
Thereof, what kind of tree is Hemlock?
What is the lifespan of a hemlock tree?
Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), also called Canada hemlock or hemlock spruce, is a slow-growing long-lived tree which unlike many trees grows well in shade. It may take 250 to 300 years to reach maturity and may live for 800 years or more.