Lundell Herbarium - University of Texas at Austin
Catalog #: LL00310176
Taxon: Platycladus orientalis (L.) Franco
Family: Cupressaceae
Determiner: T. Wendt, 2004 (cultivated)
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Collector: Alfred Traverse   789   
Date: 1958-07-11
Locality: United States, Texas, Harris, Bellaire (Houston), corner Bellaire Blvd. and Second Ave., on blvd. island. Elev. 60 ft.
Habitat: On lawn. "Gumbo" clay. Assoc. w. horticulturals. Tree, 6.5 m. Diameter .3 m. at ground. Crown ca. 4.5 m. Five branches from near base, ragged crown. Ultimate branchlets drooping, flattened. Cone: pale, glaucous green, resinous odor. Bark: helically linear-scarred, somewhat shreddy, dark brown.
Reproductive Condition: fruiting=late
Notes: Cultivated or Captive
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Record ID: 152ddda2-3dec-4e59-a5c1-dbb44fb6b80f
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