Calflora
Taxon  Report   11191    
Hesperocyparis nevadensis  (Abrams) Bartel
Piute cypress
Hesperocyparis nevadensis, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: CUPRESSACEAE  
Genus: Hesperocyparis
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cupressus arizonica var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Cupressus nevadensis
PLANTS: Hesperocyparis arizonica var. nevadensis
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More information about  Hesperocyparis nevadensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora
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Landscape information from Calscape

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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: Feb 22, 2019).