Cupressus macrocarpa


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Noun1.Cupressus macrocarpa - tall California cypress endemic on Monterey BayCupressus macrocarpa - tall California cypress endemic on Monterey Bay; widely used for ornament as well as reforestation and shelterbelt planting
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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Sixteen tree species were angiospermae (Olea europaea, Acer negundo, Magnolia soulangeana, Cercis siliquastrum, Ficus carica, Salix viminalis, Fraxinus excelsior, Prunus subsp., Prunus ceracifera 'Atropurpureum', Eribotrya japonica, Laurocerasus officinalis, Juglans nigra, Quercus pontica, Alnus glutinosa, Trachycarpus fortunei, Populus tremula), and 9 were Gymnospermae (Sequoia sempervirens, Picea orientalis, Cryptomeria japonica, Pinus pinea, Cedrus deodora, Cupressus sempervirens Pyramidalis, Chamaecyparis pisifera, Cupressus macrocarpa 'Goldcrest', Cupressoparis leylandii) subspecies (Figure / Sekil 14).
In 2003-04 infestations were detected in Chile, both in plantations of Monterrey cypress, Cupressus macrocarpa and native forests of Australcedrus chilensis.
The katsura tree, cercidiphyllum japonicum, glows amber in twilight against the almost black bulk of cupressus macrocarpa. Even homely hydrangea takes on an enigmatic guise, drying flowers in hues of washed-out inky parchment.