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Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich. (bald-cypress), growth habit, deciduous tree form, fall color

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Born digital
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Date created
2005 – 2012
Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich. (bald-cypress), habit is lofty deciduous conifer of slender pyramidal form almost columnar in youth with a stout straight trunk buttressed at the base and short horizontal branches ascending at the ends with the lateral branchlets pendulous sometimes becoming irregular flat-topped and picturesque in old age, fall color is russet or soft brown to a mellow orangish brown