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Japanese Arbor Vitae

Thuja standishii (Gordon) Carrière

Description

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Trees to 18 m tall; bark reddish brown; crown broadly pyramidal; branches spreading; branchlets thick, flattened, 1.5-2.5 mm wide. Leaves deep green, facial leaves without abaxial gland, apex subacute; lateral leaves slightly shorter than or as long as facial leaves, apex incurved. Seed cones deep brown, obovoid, 8-10 mm; cone scales 10-12, middle 4-6 scales fertile, each with 3 seeds. Seeds 5-6 mm; wings 6-7 × 2-2.5 mm.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 4: 64 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Habitat & Distribution

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Cultivated. Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shandong, Zhejiang [native to Japan]
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 4: 64 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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Synonym

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Thujopsis standishii Gordon, Pinetum Suppl. 100. 1862; Thuja gigantea Nuttall var. japonica (Maximowicz) Franchet & Savatier; T. japonica Maximowicz.
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cc-by-nc-sa-3.0
copyright
Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 4: 64 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
project
eFloras.org
original
visit source
partner site
eFloras