Calflora
Taxon  Report   11191    
Hesperocyparis nevadensis  (Abrams) Bartel
Piute cypress
Hesperocyparis nevadensis
© 2008 Matt Teel
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Hesperocyparis nevadensis
© 2008 Matt Teel
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Cupressus nevadensis
PLANTS: Hesperocyparis arizonica var. nevadensis
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More information about  Hesperocyparis nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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