Native Trees A-Z
•A-Z by scientific
•A-Z by common
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Welcome to the Cypress family A-Z list. We have listed them by scientific name because it is a constant and does not vary region to region or person to person. We have included the various common names associated with each scientific name to help you find the right tree. Some common names can apply to more than one tree species, so if you are having trouble narrowing down your search, take a look at our A-Z Common Name List to see which scientific names match up to the common name you are searching for.
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This is not a comprehensive list but we are working on adding more all the time. We hope you find our site helpful!
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Calocedrus, Incense Cedar
Calocedrus decurrens (Torr.) Florin- Incense cedar, 4 pictures
Chamaecyparis thyoides (L.) Britton- Atlantic White Cedar, 3 pictures
Hesperocyparis, Western Cypress
Hesperocyparis arizonica- Arizona Cypress, 1 picture
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa- Monterey Cypress, 2 pictures
Hesperocyparis goveniana- Gowen Cypress, 1 picture
Taxodium, Bald Cypress
Taxodium ascendens Brongn.- Pond Cypress, 6 pictures
Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.- Bald cypress, 33 pictures
Taxodium mucronatum Ten.- Montezuma Bald Cypress, 8 pictures
Thuja occidentalis L. - Northern White Cedar, 9 pictures
Thuja plicata Donn ex D. Don - Western Redcedar, 4 pictures
Juniperus ashei J. Buchholz- Ashe Juniper, 4 pictures
Juniperus communis L.- Common Juniper, 1 picture
Juniperus monosperma (Engelm.) Sarg.- Oneseed Juniper, 1 picture
Juniperus occidentalis Hook.- Western Juniper, 3 pictures
Juniperus osteosperma (Torr.) Little- Utah Juniper, 2 pictures
Juniperus pinchotii Sudw.- Pinchot Juniper, 0 pictures
Juniperus scopulorum Sarg.- Rocky Mountain Juniper, 4 pictures
Juniperus virginiana L.- Eastern Redcedar, 10 pictures
Juniperus virginiana L. var. silicicola- Southern Redcedar, 9 pictures
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