Santa Lucia fir


San·​ta Lu·​cia fir
: a pyramidal California evergreen tree (Abies venusta) with spiny pointed leaves and cones that have long spines protruding from the scale bracts

called also bristlecone fir

Word History


after Santa Lucia range, southwestern California

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“Santa Lucia fir.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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