cypress pine


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cypress pine

n
(Plants) any coniferous tree of the Australian genus Callitrus, having leaves in whorls and yielding valuable timber: family Cupressaceae
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Noun1.cypress pine - any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of Australia and northern New Caledonia
cypress - wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
Callitris, genus Callitris - evergreen monoecious coniferous trees or shrubs: cypress pines
Callitris cupressiformis, Port Jackson pine - Australian cypress pine having globular cones
black cypress pine, Callitris calcarata, Callitris endlicheri, red cypress pine - Australian tree with small flattened scales as leaves and numerous dark brown seed; valued for its timber and resin
Callitris glauca, Callitris glaucophylla, white cypress pine - small tree or shrub of southern Australia
Callitris parlatorei, stringybark pine - Australian cypress pine with fibrous inner bark
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The vegetation at the site was open forest comprising White Cypress Pine Callitris glaucophylla, Buloke Allocasuarina luehmannii and an unidentified species of Red Gum Eucalyptus sp.
Three cypress pine trees at St Mary's Church in Betws Y Coed have been a feature of the landscape since they were planted more than 140 years ago.