Scientific Name:
Cupressus sempervirens L., Sp. Pl. 1002–1003 (1753)
  • = Cupressus horizontalis Mill. (1768)
  • Cupressus sempervirens var. horizontalis (Mill.) Loudon (1830)
  • Cupressus sempervirens f. horizontalis (Mill.) Voss (1907)
  • Cupressus sempervirens subsp. horizontalis (Mill.) A.Camus (1914)
  • = Cupressus patula Spadoni (1826)
  • = Cupressus horizontalis var. pendula Endl. (1847)
  • = Cupressus sempervirens var. numidica Trab. (1913)
Vernacular Name(s):
Italian cypress; Mediterranean cypress
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