Tsuga mertensiana 'Elizabeth'
Elizabeth Mountain Hemlock
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Conifer, evergreen shrub, dwarf, flat spreading, less than a 1 ft high but 2 ft across in 10 years, foliage gray-blue.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Reportedly found on Mount Rainier, Washington in about 1940 by Elsie Frye; named after daughter Elizabeth.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden - Conifer Garden