Nootka cypress


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Nootka cypress


[After Nootka (Sound).]
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Noun1.Nootka cypress - tall evergreen of the Pacific coast of North America often cultivated for ornamentNootka cypress - tall evergreen of the Pacific coast of North America often cultivated for ornament
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
Chamaecyparis, genus Chamaecyparis - a genus of Chamaecyparis
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Nootkatone can be extracted in minute quantities from the skin of grapefruit or the bark of the Alaska yellow cedar (also known as the Nootka cypress), or produced in a sustainable, industrial scale process via yeast fermentation that provides a reliable, safe supply.
Wallington's 45ft-high Nootka Cypress evergreen was chosen to appear having been voted the best tree to climb by the trust earlier this year in the campaign.
The list also includes "climb a tree" and the National Trust recommends the 45ft-high Nootka Cypress evergreen at Wallington, Northumberland, as the best place to go for tree climbing.