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Lawson's Cypress

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A. Murray)

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Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (Lawson's Cypress) is a species of tree in the family Cupressaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. They are native to Western North America, United States, and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, scale leaf leaves, blue flowers, and cone. Flowers are visited by Eristalis pertinax, Melanostoma scalare, drone fly, and Platycheirus albimanus. Individuals can grow to 200 feet.

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  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q22710
  • Definition: Seed-bearing organ on gymnosperm plants. A type of fruit, usually woody, ovoid to globular, including scales, bracts, or bracteoles arranged around a central axis, especially in conifers and cycads.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Lawson's cypress. View this species on GBIF