Taxon  Report   10736    
Callitropsis pygmaea  (Lemmon) D. P. Little  
(no longer an active name; please see Hesperocyparis pygmaea)
Pygmy cypress
Callitropsis pygmaea, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California.
Genus: Callitropsis
Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
JEF + CNPS other name:
Hesperocyparis pygmaea

NOTE: Callitropsis pygmaea is no longer an active name.
More information about  Callitropsis pygmaea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 28, 2020).