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Sequoiadendron giganteum
Sequoiadendron giganteum
Giant Redwood
Photographer: Julie Kierstead Nelson

ID: 0000 0000 0203 0506 (2003-02-20)

Copyright © 2003 Julie Kierstead Nelson

  • date of photo  Feb 17, 2003
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   Redding, California, USA
  • plant's place of origin   West shore Lake Tahoe, south of Tahoma (Nevada County, California, US)
  • family Cupressaceae
  • notes   Growing in garden setting in montane mixed conifer forest with Abies concolor, Abies magnifica, Calocedrus decurrens, Pinus jeffreyi, Arctostaphylos patula, Ceanothus velutinus.
  • camera   photographed on flatbed scanner
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Giant Redwood, Sierra Redwood, Giant Sequoia (ITIS )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
  • View Calflora record for Sequoiadendron giganteum
  • Check the Plants Database (USDA website)
  • View Encyclopedia of Life record for Sequoiadendron giganteum
  • View all photos in CalPhotos of Sequoiadendron giganteum
  • Check Google Images for Sequoiadendron giganteum

  • The photographer's identification Sequoiadendron giganteum has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

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