Calflora
Taxon  Report   11189    
Hesperocyparis goveniana  (Gordon) Bartel
Gowen cypress
Hesperocyparis goveniana, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: CUPRESSACEAE  
Genus: Hesperocyparis
Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Cupressus goveniana ssp. goveniana
PLANTS: Neocupressus goveniana
ICPN + PLANTS: Cupressus goveniana
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More information about  Hesperocyparis goveniana
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2019).