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Taxon: Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A. Murray) Parl.

Genus: Chamaecyparis
Family: Cupressaceae.
Nomen number: 10064
Place of publication: Ann. Mus. Imp. Fis. Firenze ser. 2, 1:181. 1864 (A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2):464. 1868)
Name verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.


Common names:

  • ginger-pine   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • Lawson's false cypress   (Source: HerbSpices ) – English
  • Lawson's-cypress   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • Oregon-cedar   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • Port Orford-cedar   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • mei guo bian bai   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • cyprès de Lawson   (Source: HerbSpices ) – French
  • cipresso di Lawson   (Source: Mult Glossary Trees ) – Italian
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Europe

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature.
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. 1986–1987. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America. 2:409.
  • Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 167–169.
  • Hosking, J. R. et al. 2007. Plant species recognized as naturalised for N.S.W. Cunninghamia 10:139–166.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1985. Manual of cultivated conifers (English translation of Die Nadelgeholze, ed. 2. 1983).
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Silba, J. 1986. Encyclopaedia coniferae. Phytologia Mem. 55.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A. Murray) Parl.:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10064 (21 October 2014)

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