Cornish Biodiversity Network  -  Supporting Wildlife Recording

   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z restore

Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana - Lawson's Cypress

Lawson’s Cypress has been much planted but can occasionally be found self-sown such as at Croft Pascoe Plantation on the Lizard (SW71J, 1994, D.T.Holyoak), Swanpool cemetery, Falmouth (SW83A, 1994, D.T.Holyoak), and a railway yard at St. Austell (SX05G, 1992, R.J.Murphy).

Click here to see Aphotoflora images by David Fenwick


French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.