Taxon  Report   1263    
Calocedrus decurrens  (Torr.) Florin
Bastard cedar,  Incense cedar, Post cedar, White cedar
Calocedrus decurrens, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Calocedrus
Serpentine affinity: 3; (strong indicator)

Habitat: canyons, slopes

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Libocedrus decurrens
PLANTS: Heyderia decurrens
More information about  Calocedrus decurrens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Jun 06, 2020).