- any tree of the genus CupressusSee cypress 1
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He passed the Cupressus trees, dark and spiral, into the meadow.The Forsyte Saga, Volume III.
Cupressus, kū-pres′us, n. the cypress genus of coniferous trees.
Dwarf Cypress (Cupressus pygmæa) was formerly supposed to be a stunted form of Gowen cypress.
Macnab Cypress (Cupressus macnabiana) is a California tree of limited range and little commercial value.
Some of the green or glaucous varieties of both Cupressus and Thuya will come fairly true from seed, from 40 per cent.Trees and Shrubs for English Gardens
Ernest Thomas Cook