dawn redwood

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Synonyms for dawn redwood

large fast-growing Chinese monoecious tree having flat bright-green deciduous leaves and small globular cones

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He said: "One of the issues is that there are not many dawn redwoods of (great) age because they have only been imported from China since 1941.
Local authority officers sought to protect the 50ft dawn redwood - believed to be the only one in the city - after owner Brian Downing, of Beechwood Avenue, Earlsdon, Coventry, asked if there were any orders on the conifer.
Get close to the dinosaurs in the company of dawn redwoods, a tree that dates to prehistoric times and was thought to be extinct but found alive in China in the 1940s.
There are dragon pines from Japan and Scots pines from Europe, cypress from Central America, larches from Siberia, dawn redwoods from central China.
Metasequoia glyptostroboides, or dawn redwood, is not for small landscapes.