AuthorHartw. ex Gordon.
Origin and Habitat
Origins & Spread:
South Western North America, California
Large - 50 to 65 feet
Species Growth Rate:
Fast - 36 inches per year
Very Long - greater than 150 years
consisting of overlapping layers, like fish scales.
Whorled – With three or more leaves positioned on the stem at the same level; three or more leaves occurring at each node.
In flower from April to June. The flowers are Monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and are pollinated by Wind.
Medium - 1.50 to 4cm
Dark Grey;Red Brown