Taxon  Report   2520    
Cupressus lawsoniana  A. Murray bis  
(no longer an active name)
Port orford cedar
Cupressus lawsoniana, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Cupressus
Serpentine affinity: 3; (strong indicator)

Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana

NOTE: Cupressus lawsoniana is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cupressus lawsoniana
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2019).