Which preposition to use with conifer

in Occurrences 7%

No other conifer in the range is so closely restricted to special localities.

of Occurrences 3%

No one would take it at first sight to be a conifer of any kind, it is so loose in habit and so widely branched, and its foliage is so thin and gray.

along Occurrences 1%

Of all the conifers along the eastern base of the Sierra, and on all the many mountain groups and short ranges of the Great Basin, this foodful little pine is the commonest tree, and the most important.

Which preposition to use with  conifer