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tax·odi·um dis·tichum

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  1. bald cypress, swamp cypress, pond bald cypress, southern cypress, Taxodium distichumnoun

    common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms


  1. Taxodium distichum

    Taxodium distichum (bald cypress, swamp cypress; French: cyprès chauve; cipre in Louisiana) is a deciduous conifer in the family Cupressaceae. It is native to the southeastern United States. Hardy and tough, this tree adapts to a wide range of soil types, whether wet, salty, dry, or swampy. It is noted for the russet-red fall color of its lacy needles. This plant has some cultivated varieties and is often used in groupings in public spaces. Common names include bald cypress, swamp cypress, white cypress, tidewater red cypress, gulf cypress and red cypress.The bald cypress was designated the official state tree of Louisiana in 1963.


  1. taxodium distichum

    Taxodium Distichum, also known as bald cypress, is a deciduous conifer that comes from the Cupressaceae (cypress) family. It is native to the southeastern United States but can be grown in a variety of climates. The tree is known for its unique characteristics such as its buttress-like trunk and knees projecting from the roots. It typically grows in swampy areas around rivers, ponds and other bodies of water. It has feather-like leaves that emerge in two ranks on the stem. The bald cypress can reach up to 50-70 feet tall or more. It's also referred to as southern cypress, white cypress and tidewater red cypress.


  1. Taxodium distichum

    Taxodium distichum is a deciduous conifer that grows on saturated and seasonally inundated soils of the Southeastern and Gulf Coastal Plains of the United States.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxodium distichum in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxodium distichum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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