The conifers of the taiga keep their leaves all year around. Needles are the leaves in the taiga biome. Conifers are adapted to the taiga environment because ...
Vegetation: Needleleaf, coniferous (gymnosperm) trees are the dominant ... The conical or spire-shaped needleleaf trees common to the taiga are adapted to the ... having a climate even too dry and cold for the waxy needles of spruce and fir.
Coniferous-evergreen trees (trees that produce cones and needles; some ... Coniferous forests consist mostly of conifers, trees that grow needles instead of leaves, ... These adaptations help conifers survive in areas that are very cold or dry.