incense cedar


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incense cedar

n.
A coniferous evergreen tree (Calocedrus decurrens syn. Libocedrus decurrens) of western North America, having flattened branches with scalelike leaves.
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Noun1.incense cedar - any of several attractive trees of southwestern South America and New Zealand and New Caledonia having glossy evergreen leaves and scented wood
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
genus Libocedrus, Libocedrus - cypresses that resemble cedars
2.incense cedar - tall tree of the Pacific coast of North America having foliage like cypress and cinnamon-red barkincense cedar - tall tree of the Pacific coast of North America having foliage like cypress and cinnamon-red bark
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
Calocedrus, genus Calocedrus - tall evergreens of western North America and eastern Asia; formerly included in genus Libocedrus
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The wetlands and incense cedar exhibits have been completed.
A daybed provides a respite under the canopy of an incense cedar.
Tenders are invited for Estimated volume of 3 MBF of Incense Cedar sawtimber, 361 MBF of Ponderosa Pine sawtimber, and 5 MBF of White Fir sawtimber marked or otherwise designated for cutting.
A multi-faceted approach describes the voice, function, and beauty of each tree or family of trees chosen to represent North American trees of the west Twelve sections in four chapters present the Coastal Redwood, Pacific Madrone, Old Growth Forest, California Sycamore, Mexican Elder, California Bay Laurel, Incense Cedar, Mountain Mahogany, Sequoia, Quaking Aspen, Bristlecone Pine, and Gambrel Oak/ Western Serviceberry tree groups.
In March 2008, three initial test sites were planted using' a mix of roughly 80 percent Jeffrey pine, 15 percent Coulter pine and five percent incense cedar, the original species burned in the Cedar Fire.
The incense cedar resembles the arborvitae in its leaf texture and columnar shape but is a bigger plant and more lush,.
The wooden case most likely would be made of western incense cedar from California, the eraser perhaps a mixture of South American rubber and Italian pumice stone.
The most popular pencil wood, incense cedar, is found in the forests of California's Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Enter the dry green shade of the Ponderosa pines, the incense cedar.
They found that extracts from incense cedar, western red cedar, Alaska yellow cedar, western juniper, and Port Orford cedar exhibited antimicrobial activity against P.
Between January and February alone Mr Dunn had axed six 100-year-old trees due to wind damage, including a 160-year-old incense cedar and a rare Japanese sawara cypress tree.