Michael P. FRANKΙS  CONE  COLLECTION

Cupressus

Sciadopityaceae
Taxodiaceae
Juniperus
Thuja
Chamaecyparis
Cupressus Old World
Cupressus New World
northern Cupressaceae
southern Cupressaceae
Actinostrobus, Callitris
  Abies
Tsuga
other Pinaceae
Picea
Picea 2
Pinus
Ducampopinus
Strobus
Pinus
Pinus 2
Pseudotsuga


 WANTED
New World Species
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Synoynms : Callitropsis, Hesperocyparis, Neocupressus, Xanthocyparis.
Cupressus nootkatensis ¤
Cupressus nootkatensis D. Don
- Cones
Cultivated, UK.
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus vietnamensis ¤
Cupressus vietnamensis (Farjon & Hiep) Xiang & Li
- Cones
Ccultivated, RBG Edinburgh, glasshouses, cuttings from Vietnamese trees.
(M. P. Frankіs)

enlargement!
Cupressus lusitanica ¤
Cupressus lusitanica Miller
(syn. Callitropsis lusitanica (Miller) D.P. Little)
- Cones
cult., Kyloe Woods, Northumberland, UK.
Cones with 4 (top two), 6 and 8 scales, all from the same tree; note similarity of 4-scale cones to Cupressus nootkatensis.
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus lusitanica ¤
Cupressus lusitanica Miller
- Cones
Left top : cult., NE outskirts of México City, Mexico.
c. 19° 28' N - 99° 05' W, 2300m.
(S. Ødum)
Left below : Mexico: México State, road from Amecameca to Popocatepetl.
19° 06' N - 98° 43' W, c. 2700m.
(D. Capewell 47; not definitely wild)
Cupressus lusitanica benthamii ¤
Cupressus benthamii Endlicher
- Cones
Cult., Tregrehan, Cornwall, UK.
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus bakeri ¤
Cupressus bakeri Jepson
- Cones
USA: California: Siskiyou Co., Seiad Creek.
41° 54' 36" N - 123° 09' 00" W, 910m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus macnabiana ¤
Cupressus macnabiana A. Murray
- Cones
USA: California: Lake Co., north end of Indian Valley Reservoir.
39° 10' 00" N - 122° 32' 18" W, 475m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus arizonica ¤
Cupressus arizonica Greene
- Cones
USA: Arizona: Cochise Co., Chiricahua Mts, Cave Creek Canyon.
31° 53' 35" N - 109° 10' 00" W, 1520m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus arizonica ¤
Cupressus arizonica Greene
- Cones
Mexico: Coahuila, Mesa de las Tablas.
25° 16' N - 100° 26' W, 2500m.
(M. P. Frankіs 116)
Cupressus arizonica arizonica ¤
Cupressus arizonica Greene
- Cones
Mexico: Nuevo León, Los Alamos.
25° 29' N - 100° 37' W, 2200m.
(M. P. Frankіs 118)
Cupressus arizonica ¤
Cupressus glabra Sudworth
- Cones
USA: Arizona: Yavapai Co., Prescott National Forest, 10km SW of Prescott.
34° 27' 17.5" N - 112° 32' 23.5" W, 1657m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus glabra ¤
Cupressus glabra Sudworth
- Cones
Cult., UK.
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus nevadensis ¤
Cupressus nevadensis Abrams
- Cones
USA: California: Kern Co., Bald Eagle Peak.
c.35° 33' N - 118° 26' W, c.1500m.
(S. Ødum)
Cupressus stephensonii ¤
Cupressus stephensonii C. B. Wolf
- Cones
USA: California: San Diego Co., King Creek on SW slopes of Cuyamaca Peak.
32° 55' 55" N - 116° 37' 00" W, 1340m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus sargentii ¤
Cupressus sargentii Jepson
- Cones
USA: California: Lake Co., north end of Indian Valley Reservoir.
39° 10' 00" N - 122° 31' 00" W, 475m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus goveniana ¤
Cupressus goveniana Gordon
- Cones
USA: California: Monterey Co., Congress Road, Monterey.
36° 35' 41" N - 121° 55' 58" W, 70m.
(J. Bisbee)
Cupressus pygmaea ¤
Cupressus pygmaea (Lemmon) Sargent
- Cones
USA: California: Mendocino Co., west of Pygmy Forest.
39° 16' N - 123° 45' W, 170m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)
Cupressus abramsiana ¤
Cupressus abramsiana C.B.Wolf
- Cones
USA: California: Santa Cruz Co., near Bonnie Doon.
37° 02' 54" N - 122° 08' 19" W, 450m.
(J. Bisbee)
Cupressus macrocarpa ¤
Cupressus macrocarpa Hartweg ex Gordon
- Cones
Left : USA: California: Monterey Co., Monterey Peninsula, Cypress Point.
36° 34' 54" N - 121° 58' 27" W, 15m.
(K. Regan)

Right : Cult., UK, showing size variation (lower two), and aberrant cones with scales in whorls of three (left) and in spirals (top two).
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus macrocarpa
Cupressus guadalupensis ¤
Cupressus guadalupensis S. Watson
- Cones
Cultivated, Borde Hill, UK.
(M. P. Frankіs)
Cupressus forbesii ¤
Cupressus forbesii Jepson
- Cones
USA: California: San Diego Co., north slope of Guatay Mountain.
32° 51' 05" N - 116° 34' 30" W, 1200m.
(M. P. Frankіs & R. Lovett)

Photos : © Michael P. Frankіs


June 2004 - October 2006
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