Leaf Identification

The leaves of the Eastern Red Cedar are prickly needle. They are a silvery blue and stay attached all year. They can turn a bronzy-green color in winter.

Twig and Bud Identification

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Bark Identification

The bark of the Eastern Red Cedar is reddish-brown, fiborous, and peels off in narrow strips.

Cone Identification

The Eastern Red Cedar has blue berry-like cones.