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the southern appalachian spruce fir forest is an ecoregion of the temperate coniferous forests biome a type of montane coniferous forest that grows in the highest elevations in the southern appalachian mountains of the eastern united states the southern appalachian spruce fir forest is the highest and coldest forest type in the appalachian range thriving in elevations above 5 500 feet, mountain nature a seasonal natural history of the - the southern appalachians are home to a breathtakingly diverse array of living things from delicate orchids to carnivorous pitcher plants from migrating butterflies to flying squirrels and from brawny black bears to more species of salamander than anywhere else in the world, wildflowers and plant communities of the southern - wildflowers and plant communities of the southern appalachian mountains and piedmont a naturalist s guide to the carolinas virginia tennessee and georgia southern gateways guides timothy p spira on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers this richly illustrated field guide serves as an introduction to the wildflowers and plant communities of the southern appalachians and the, faculty and staff great smoky mountains - 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