(Oregon Pine or Douglas Spruce)
The branches are spreading to drooping and the bark is thick rough and dark brown. The needles are dark green or blue green and 1-1 1/2 inches. The needles give off a sweet fragrance when crushed.
The lifespan of a Douglas-Fir Tree is anywhere from 500 to 1,000 years.
Uses: Christmas Trees,
dimensional lumber, house logs,
timbers flooring, pulp, furniture,
railroad ties, posts and poles, fencing,
mine timbers, Landscaping
Because of the thick bark of mature Douglas-Fir trees, it is often able to survive forest fires with the only damage being blackened bark.