EPPO Global Database

Hesperocyparis macrocarpa(CVBMC)

Code created in: 2003-05-04

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CVBMC
  • Preferred name: Hesperocyparis macrocarpa
  • Authority: (Hartweg) Bartel


USA: native distribution limited to the Monterey peninsula in California. Widely planted in many countries as an ornamental tree. Introduced in Western Europe,Turkey, Argentina, New Zealand 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cupressus lambertiana Carrière
Cupressus macrocarpa Gordon

Common names
Name Language
Monterey cypress English
großfrüchtige Zypresse German
Monterey-Zypresse German
cyprès à gros fruits French
cyprès de Lambert French
cyprès de Monterey French
ciprés de Lambert Spanish
ciprés de Monterrey Spanish
cipresso di Lambert Italian
cipresso di Monterey Italian
Monterey-cipres Dutch
cipreste-da-califórnia Portuguese
cipreste-de-monterey Portuguese
montereycypress Swedish
Montereycypress Swedish
gôrudokuresuto Japanese
montoreitosugi Japanese
ゴールドクレスト Japanese
モントレイトスギ Japanese
кипарис крупноплодный Russian
Monterey-cypres Danish
Monterey nekosta Basque
xiprer de Lambert Catalan