Taxon  Report   11190 
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa  (Hartw.) Bartel
Monterey cypress
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
© 2015 Peter J. Warner
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Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
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Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Hesperocyparis
Closed-cone Pine Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Neocupressus macrocarpa
TJM2 + PLANTS: Cupressus macrocarpa
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Callitropsis macrocarpa
More information about  Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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