Conifer Key

Example of the Conifer Key in the Tree Guide

scoot pine needles
common juniper needles
dawn redwood needles

Needles in clusters of 20–45

 Atlas Cedar, Cedar of Lebanon, Deodar, European Larch

 Needles in clusters of 2, 3 or 5

 Arolla Pine, Austrian Pine, Bhutan Pine,  Bishop Pine, Corsican Pine, Lodgepole Pine, Monterey Pine, Scots Pine,  Stone Pine, Weymouth Pine

Spiky needles in clusters of 3

Chinese Juniper, Common Juniper

Rows of flat, light green, deciduous needles

Dawn Redwood,  Swamp Cypress