Taxon  Report   11191 
Hesperocyparis nevadensis  (Abrams) Bartel
Piute cypress
Hesperocyparis nevadensis
© 2008 Matt Teel
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Hesperocyparis nevadensis
© 2012 Joey Malone
Hesperocyparis nevadensis, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Plant Characteristics
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Hesperocyparis nevadensis
© 2008 Matt Teel
Genus: Hesperocyparis
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Cupressus nevadensis
PLANTS: Hesperocyparis arizonica var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Neocupressus arizonica var. nevadensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica ssp. nevadensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Cupressus macnabiana var. nevadensis
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Callitropsis nevadensis
More information about  Hesperocyparis nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2018).

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