Taxon  Report   10732    
Callitropsis forbesii  (Jeps.) D. P. Little  
(no longer an active name; please see Hesperocyparis forbesii)
Tecate cypress
Callitropsis forbesii, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California.
Genus: Callitropsis
Communities: Chaparral, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Hesperocyparis forbesii

NOTE: Callitropsis forbesii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Callitropsis forbesii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 28, 2020).