softwood page


CYPRESS

NOTE: unless otherwise specifically stated, all of the images shown on this
page are of 1/4" square end grain cross sections shown at 12X with the top
of the image towards the bark and the bottom towards the pith so that
earlywood is towards the bottom of the growth rings and latewood is towards the top


general characteristics of cypress

IMAGES ARE PRESENTED WITH NO ORGANIZATIONAL
STRUCTURE TO THE PAGE AS YET



   
Arizona cypress / Cupress arizonica

 

 
Australian cypress (cypress pine and then coastal cypress, both Callitris columellaris)

   

 
Australian cypress / no species specified

 

   

   

   


Italian cypress / Cupressus sempervirens

   

     

 
All either listed as Lawson's cypress or Port Orford cedar / Chamaecyparis lawsoniana

 

 

 

     


just listed as cypress (no further designation and no species listed)