Montezuma cypress

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Related to Montezuma cypress: pond cypress, Taxodium mucronatum
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Synonyms for Montezuma cypress

cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands

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My favorite tree in this park is the Montezuma cypress (Taxodium mucronatum).
In its native Mexico, the Montezuma cypress may live for hundreds of years, reaching a height of 170 feet with a trunk diameter of 20 feet.
The Montezuma cypress - which I like to think of as a weeping redwood - is notable for its pendulous habit of growth.