Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Taxodium huegelii C.Lawson

Family: Cupressaceae Genus: Taxodium Species: Taxodium huegelii C.Lawson






Synonym Taxodium mucronatum Ten. Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Flower Type
English / Trade Name Montezuma cypress, Sabino Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details
Habitat Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Bark Details
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species It is a large evergreen or semi-evergreen tree growing to 40 m (130 ft) tall and with a trunk of 1–3 m (3.3–9.8 ft) diameter (occasionally much more; see below). Leaf Details The leaves are spirally arranged but twisted at the base to lie in two horizontal ranks, 1–2 cm (0.39–0.79 in) long and 1–2 mm (0.039–0.079 in) broad

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found