Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.

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Repository: BOON
Family: Cupressaceae
Common Name: Bald-cypress
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 08-997
Date: 2008-08-28T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Exact
Latitude: 36.520472
Longitude: -81.195028
Elevation: 845 meters


Alleghany County: Prathers Creek Township, Stratford. Located along US 221 traveling north/east, ca. 2.0 mi from Twin Oaks, at the jct. with Spicer Circle/Holloway Ln. (SR 1357). Growing along the roadside in a disturbed habitat. This plant appears to be persistent from cultivation. Rare, native tree.


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Derick B. Poindexter
Research Botanist

Department of Biology
I.W. Carpenter, Jr.
Herbarium (BOON)
572 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

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