stinking cedar

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Related to stinking cedar: Torreya taxifolia
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Noun1.Stinking cedar - rare small evergreen of northern Floridastinking cedar - rare small evergreen of northern Florida; its glossy green leaves have an unpleasant fetid smell when crushed
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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Great Story of the Stinking Cedar in the Garden of Eden, The, Clinton Crockett Peters /107
The scientific research community becomes an audience when Garden Conservationists are asked to supply stinking cedar (Torreya taxifolia) cuttings for cancer research.
Work with Torreya taxifolia or Stinking Cedar native to the Florida panhandle and South Georgia, Garden researchers have grown more than 3,000 indexed plants to replant and extend their distribution beyond the original range where they are being destroyed by fungus.
Western red cedar, canoe cedar, giant arbor vitae, Idaho cedar, pacific red cedar, shinglewood, stinking cedar
The Florida Torieya, known as the stinking cedar, is a 165-million-year-old yew species: older than the Tyrannosauius rex.
The stinking cedar remains on the ground are a dull brown, and each part looks shriveled, shrunken.
For the first time, a stinking cedar appears to me to look in-home, with a little bit of sun but shaded by an ash, circled by palms.
Humanity blossomed, its origins forgotten, the stinking cedar the lifeboat that rescued our species.