Taxon  Report   11187    
Hesperocyparis bakeri  (Jeps.) Bartel
Baker's cypress
Hesperocyparis bakeri
© 2007 Michael Kauffmann
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Hesperocyparis bakeri
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Hesperocyparis bakeri, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, Oregon.
also called Callitropsis bakeri
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Hesperocyparis bakeri
© 2013 Scot Loring
Genus: Hesperocyparis
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2.6; (strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cupressus bakeri ssp. matthewsii
PLANTS: Neocupressus bakeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Cupressus bakeri
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More information about  Hesperocyparis bakeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).