Yeddo spruce

Yed·​do spruce | \ ˈye(ˌ)dō- \

Definition of Yeddo spruce

: an evergreen tree (Picea jezoensis) of eastern Asia often cultivated as an ornamental and having dark green leaves that have white bands above and are silvery white beneath

called also Japanese spruce

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History and Etymology for Yeddo spruce

from Yeddo (Yedo), now Tokyo, Japan

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“Yeddo spruce.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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