(1) They have also grown juniper shrubs and maple, fir and pine trees.(2) Here and there, clumps of fir and birch trees rise out of the muddy wastes.(3) If you were stranded in the woods during a storm, you would be a bit safer standing under a tree with large flat leaves like oak, than you would under a fir or pine tree.(4) At 2,100m is the Pilu Sacred Tree, a massive fir that is thousands of years old.(5) These include unusual species such as Scots pine and Lodgepole pine, and Douglas fir and Cork fir .(6) As we approach Aberdeen the sun comes out - blue sky, white waves, yellow gorse, green firs and fields.(7) For spruces, firs and Douglas-fir, three or more years are usually needed to produce high quality planting stock.(8) Conifers are seed plants; they include pines, firs , yew, redwood, and many other large trees.(9) As firs , redwoods, and oaks matured in her Hillsboro, Oregon, landscape, she started sculpting her many perennial beds.(10) The high mountains support typical evergreen forests of firs and cypress, whilst on the lower slopes are to be found such trees as pines, chestnuts, and cork oak.(11) Nests are usually built in deciduous trees, such as aspen, alder, cottonwood, or willow, but they may also be in firs or other conifers.(12) Spruces, firs and Douglas-fir can be sheared with good results from late July or early August and continuing until just before new growth starts the following spring.(13) The vista beyond was dotted with leafless trees and throngs of firs and pine.(14) As you ascend its mountains, you travel through rich forests of oak, juniper, and cypress in the canyons, and on the higher slopes, you'll see pines, firs , and aspens.(15) While we don't have tall trees, our neighbors do, and the firs and oaks that surround our property drop acorns and provide homes for jays, woodpeckers, robins and sparrows.(16) I've had my share of disasters from grasshoppers, including having the bark on my young evergreen firs eaten when there was still lots of other forage.