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Adj.1.cone-bearing - of or relating to or part of trees or shrubs bearing cones and evergreen leaves
evergreen - (of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year
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9 Which 'C' is a type of cone-bearing seed plant in tree or shrub form?
Blister rust can wipe out entire trees or kill off the whitebark's high cone-bearing branches, ending its ability to reproduce.
12.(B) Softwoods are part of the coniferous, or cone-bearing, group of trees, which include pine, fir and cedar.
You'll have to find the cone-bearing beauty (oh, a clue!) and other sights for yourself.
Grimaldi's team discovered the two species of mites, Triasacarus fedelei and Ampezzoa triassica, smothered in droplets of amber from a now-extinct species of cone-bearing tree.
These cone-bearing conifers grow in a narrow region along the Pacific Coast of the United States.
Coniferous Referring to a plant that is almost always of cone-bearing parentage.
A conifer is simply a cone-bearing plant such as a pine or juniper.
Back then, Alabama was a tropical land where magnolias and ginkgoes grew, along with cone-bearing trees related to pines and shrubs.
This paper is a guide to all the cone-bearing plants (conifers) of the northeast Alabama.