Taxon  Report   11193 
Hesperocyparis stephensonii  (C. B. Wolf) Bartel
Cuyamaca cypress
Hesperocyparis stephensonii
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Hesperocyparis stephensonii
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Hesperocyparis stephensonii, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Hesperocyparis stephensonii
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Genus: Hesperocyparis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Cupressus arizonica
TJM2: Cupressus glabra
PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica ssp. stephensonii
PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica var. stephensonii
TJM2: Callitropsis arizonica
TJM2: Cupressus arizonica ssp. arizonica
TJM2: Cupressus arizonica var. glabra
TJM2 + PLANTS: Cupressus stephensonii
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Callitropsis stephensonii
More information about  Hesperocyparis stephensonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 19, 2017).

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