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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. E. Asia, W. & E. U.S.A.
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Columnaris' female flower

Native to:

Alabama, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Japan, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode I., South Carolina, Taiwan, Virginia

Introduced into:

Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Korea, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Trinidad-Tobago, Turkey-in-Europe

Chamaecyparis Spach appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hist. Nat. Vég. 11: 329 (1841)

Accepted by

  • Farjon, A. (2001). World Checklist and Bibliography of Conifers, ed. 2: 1-309. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0