Taxon  Report   2523    
Cupressus nootkatensis  D. Don  
(no longer an active name; please see Callitropsis nootkatensis)
Alaska cedar
Cupressus nootkatensis, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Cupressus
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Callitropsis nootkatensis

NOTE: Cupressus nootkatensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cupressus nootkatensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Dec 15, 2019).