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Taxon: Thuja plicata Donn ex D. Don

Genus: Thuja
Family: Cupressaceae.
Nomen number: 36593
Place of publication: A. B. Lambert, Descr. Pinus 2:19. 1824
Name verified on: 15-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 11-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.


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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Norway; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Germany
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: Portugal

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Jiangsu, Jiangxi
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Europe

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. 2:411.
  • Farjon, A. 2005. A monograph of Cupressaceae and Sciadopitys. 152–155.
  • International Seed Testing Association. 1971. A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 2. Trees.
  • Little, E. L., Jr. 1978. Important forest trees of the United States.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • 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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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?36593 (24 April 2014)

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