Cupressus


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cupressus

(kjʊˈprɛsəs)
n
(Plants) any tree of the genus Cupressus. See cypress1
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Noun1.cupressus - type genus of CupressaceaeCupressus - type genus of Cupressaceae    
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
Cupressaceae, cypress family, family Cupressaceae - cypresses and junipers and many cedars
cypress tree, cypress - any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones
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Cukierman, 2010, "Effectiveness of cupressus sempervirens cones as biosorbent for the removal of basic dyes from aqueous solutions in batch and dynamic modes", Bioresource Technology 101, 9500-9507.
Bioactivities of cymol and essential oils of Cupressus sempervirens and Eucalyptus saligna against Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky and Tribolium confusum du Val.
Immunocytochemical localization of Cry j 1, the major allergen of Cryplomeria japonica (Taxodiaceae) in Cupressus arizonica and Cupressus sempervirens (Cupressaceae) pollen grains.
Cupressus arizonica pollen: a new pollen involved in the lipid transfer protein syndrome?
In this papyrus, treatments including juniper seed and cupressus were recommended for NE.
As winters have become milder, so Cupressus sempervirens has bloomed, its narrow structure conveying a Mediterranean atmosphere, ideally paired with silverleaved plants in sunny, drier gardens.
Here I've used cupressus but anything evergreen from the garden will work - ivy, skimmia, viburnum or holly and a mixture of these can look really interesting.
Other fairly close relatives are the genera Juniperus and Cupressus, both of these genera being graft-compatible with Platycladus.
Others, like Cupressus and Geraldton Wax flower, were more difficult to root," Rob says.