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Metasequoia - Dawn Redwood

Trees with deciduous branchlets; needle leaves, deciduous, somewhat flattened, opposite; cones elliptic, ca 2.5 cm long; cone scales peltate, apex narrow elliptic to somewhat irregular in outline with rounded margins and concave center.

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Metasequoia glyptostroboides - Dawn Redwood - Bark, branchlets, and buds of pollen cones.

(Photographed at University of Richmond)

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