Definition of Chamaecyparis thyoides
1. Noun. Slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae.
Generic synonyms: Cedar, Cedar Tree
Group relationships: Chamaecyparis, Genus Chamaecyparis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Chamaecyparis Thyoides
Literary usage of Chamaecyparis thyoides
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1913)
"Representative of this assemblage are: chamaecyparis thyoides*^ ... As the only arborescent form referred to, chamaecyparis thyoides-—the coast white cedar— ..."
2. Proceedings for the Eight Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference by M. Boya Edwards (2001)
"INTRODUCTION Atlantic white cedar, chamaecyparis thyoides (L) BSP, was once widely distributed from New Jersey to western Florida and was a dominant species ..."
3. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1907)
"... occurrence of chamaecyparis thyoides (L.) BSP, on the island is a report made in 1874 by ES Miller and HW Young who listed it as growing in Suffolk Co. ..."