Also called yellow spruce, West Virginia spruce, eastern spruce and he-balsam.

Native to 🇨🇦 Canada Maritimes, and 🇺🇸 USA New England and Appalachia.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Genus used as host by caterpillars of 158 species
of 🦋 butterflies and moths, in some areas.

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