Sargent cypress


Sar·​gent cypress
variants or less commonly Sargent's cypress
: a shrub or bushy tree (Cupressus sargentii) of western North America having dark green acute glandular pitted leaves

Word History


probably after Charles Sprague Sargent †1927 American dendrologist

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“Sargent cypress.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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