Sequoia sempervirens


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Noun1.Sequoia sempervirens - lofty evergreen of United States coastal foothills from Oregon to Big SurSequoia sempervirens - lofty evergreen of United States coastal foothills from Oregon to Big Sur; it flourishes in wet, rainy, foggy habitats
genus Sequoia - redwoods; until recently considered a genus of a separate family Taxodiaceae
sequoia, redwood - either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae
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These ancient trees, Sequoia sempervirens, can live for 1,200 to 1,800 years and soar as high as 379 feet, making them the Se liv an fee tallest tree species on Earth.
In 1984 a range-wide collection of 180 Sequoia sempervirens clones was gathered for planting in an international common garden study.
Both of the green giants are coast redwoods, or Sequoia sempervirens.