Taxon  Report   7531    
Sequoia sempervirens  (D. Don) Endl.
Coast redwood
Sequoia sempervirens
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Sequoia sempervirens
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Sequoia sempervirens
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Sequoia sempervirens, a gymnosperm, is a tree that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Sequoia sempervirens
© 2009 John W. Wall
Genus: Sequoia
Communities: Redwood Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest


Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Sequoia sempervirens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Photo Tour:  Institute for Redwood Ecology, Humboldt State University.

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: Jan 18, 2019).