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Cephalotaxus wilsoniana

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Kingdom  Plantae
Class  Pinopsida
Family  Cephalotaxaceae
Scientific name  Cephalotaxus wilsoniana
Division  Pinophyta
Order  Pinales
Genus  Cephalotaxus
Rank  Species
Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Description of Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Taiwan plum yew description
Similar  Cephalotaxus sinensis, Cephalotaxus, Cephalotaxaceae, Amentotaxus argotaenia, Cephalotaxus fortunei

Cephalotaxus wilsoniana is a species of coniferous tree in the plum yew family, Cephalotaxaceae. Its common names include Taiwan plum yew, Taiwan cow's-tail pine, and Wilson plum yew. It is endemic to Taiwan.

Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Hayata 1914

This taxon is sometimes considered to be a variety of Cephalotaxus harringtonii.

This conifer grows up to 9 meters tall with drooping branches and reddish brown flaky bark. It grows in scattered populations in the woodlands of Taiwan. It is sometimes cultivated in local gardens.

Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Hayata 1914
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Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Cephalotaxus photo Cephalotaxus wilsoniana G71014 ARKive
Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Cephalotaxus photo Cephalotaxus wilsoniana G71173 ARKive

References

Cephalotaxus wilsoniana Wikipedia


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