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Cephalotaxus harringtonia (Knight ex Forbes) K. Koch

 

Japanese plum yew, cowtail pine

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionConiferophytaConifers—cone-bearing trees (and a few shrubs)
ClassPinopsidaGymnosperms such as cedars, Douglas-firs, cypresses, firs, junipers, kauri, larches, pines, hemlocks, redwoods, spruces, and yews
OrderPinalesCone-bearing plants: cedar, cypress, fir, juniper, larch, pine, redwood, spruce, yew, and others
FamilyCephalotaxaceae
GenusCephalotaxusPossibly from the Greek kephale, “head,” and taxus, “yew”
Speciesharringtonia

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Cephalotaxus harringtonia (Japanese plum yew, cowtail pine)

10/2/2020 · By Jacquelyn Boyt