Torreya californica


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Noun1.Torreya californica - California evergreen having a fruit resembling a nutmeg but with a strong turpentine flavorTorreya californica - California evergreen having a fruit resembling a nutmeg but with a strong turpentine flavor
genus Torreya, Torreya - nutmeg-yews
yew - any of numerous evergreen trees or shrubs having red cup-shaped berries and flattened needlelike leaves
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The enthusiast will search out the rarer trees such as Taiwana cryptomeriodes or Torreya californica.
Torreya californica has considerably longer leaves than all other Torreya species except T.