Sequoia - after the Redwood, Greek dendros - tree
A genus of one species characterised by and differing from Sequoia in having naked buds, pointed, crowded, spirally-arranged leaves and cones 5-8 cm long with 35-40 scales and numerous seeds.
1 species from E California.
Seed; cuttings difficult.
Source: (1995). Taxodiaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 1, Ferns, conifers & their allies. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.