Cupressus lusitanica Mill.

  • Family (Hindi name) : MORPANKHI FAMILY (मोरपंखी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : CUPRESSACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cupressus lusitanica Mill.
  • Common name : Portuguese Cypress
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Planted
  • Key identification features : Cones about 1/2 inches across, covered with glaucous bloom, with 6-8 scales with elongated, pointed and usually hooked boss.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Gard. Dict. ed. 8 3 1768; L.H Bailey (1924). Manual of Cultivated Plants.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. lusitanica. Downloaded on 10 April 2021.

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