bald cypress

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Synonyms for bald cypress

smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum

common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base

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Tall grasses and spatterdock open into a vast, disorienting maze of bald cypress trees, their knees bumping the sides of my kayak as I steer around wide trunks and thin branches just starting to push their needles.
Bald cypress and gingko trees grow around the lake, turning brilliant shades of red, orange, and yellow in the fall and casting lovely reflections in the water.
Cain S (1935) Bald cypress, Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich., at Hovey Lake, Posey County, Indiana.
biflora (Walt.) Sarg.], bald cypress [Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.], cabbage palm [Sabal palmetto (Walt.) Lodd.ex J.S.
"You see all those dead trees?" said Kirk Winemiller, who runs an aquatic ecology laboratory at Texas A&M University, pointing from a boat toward bald cypress trees that rose like ghosts along the bank.
Lovely bald cypress trees emerge from the water, but bizarre rings of light hover beneath its surface as a strange humming sound fills the air.
Asked for his favorite wood, Jimmy Krantz, owner of Krantz Recovered Wood, said it would have to be bald cypress. "I have been working with it since I was a kid in my father's cypress lumber business.
Ancient bald cypress trees, still draped in mist, towered over the river banks.
Known as the Bayou Rouge Mitigation Area (BRMA), RES will restore acquired land to a bottomland hardwood forest and bald cypress swamp by restoring surface hydrology, conducting tree and vegetation plantings, and providing effective management throughout the life of the BRMA.
Then there's the general lack of cottonwoods on this place, and I'm just certain a small grove of bald cypress will look great down by the pond.
Woody species of the riparian zone included bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), black willow (Salix nigra), American and cedar elm (Ulmus americana, U.
(1961) recorded an 81.5 inches (2.1 m) in diameter standing bald cypress in Little Cypress Swamp in Knox County that they speculated to be the largest living tree in Indiana at that time.
Land elevations fall toward the center of coastal marshes, freshwater swamps, and bald cypress forests.
"It's about the northernmost place where the bald cypress grows," he says, explaining that the traditionally Southern trees can be found in the water and on the banks of the 1,400-acre lake.