| Tree Identification||
opposite on twigs; green but go red/brown in autumn and are shed, which is rare for conifers
| nuts/fruit: ||
|vary from male to female trees.|
female: small green cones.
| || bark: |
quite soft and hairy; vertical ridges; striking red/brown.
| shape: ||tall, thin, can grow extremely tall in America.|
| general: not a British tree, but there are a few planted, for effect, in the centre of London. |