Also called Nootka cedar, yellow cedar, Alaska cedar, Nootka cypress, yellow cypress, and Alaska cypress;  and Callitropsis nootkatensis and Xanthocyparis nootkatensis.  Part of cypress  genus Cupressus and cypress  family Cupressaceae.

Native to the Pacific Northwest of 🇨🇦 Canada and 🇺🇸 USA.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

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