EPPO Global Database

Metasequoia glyptostroboides(MEQGL)

Overview
Last modification: 2003-05-13

Basic information
  • EPPO code: MEQGL
  • Preferred name: Metasequoia glyptostroboides
  • Authority: Hu & Cheng

Notes

Central China. Thought to be extinct till rediscovered in 1948. Now widely planted in China, and in botanical gardens throughout the world


Common names
Name Language
dawn redwood English
chinesischer Urweltmammutbaum German
chinesische Sumpfzypresse German
Urweltmammutbaum German
métaséquoia French
métaséquoia du Sichuan French
séquoia de Chine French
leño rojo oriental Spanish
metasequoia Spanish
metasequoia Italian
Chinese sequoia Dutch
metasequóia Portuguese
kinesisk sekvoja Swedish
メタセコイア Japanese
metasekoiya Japanese
метасекойя рассеченошишечная Russian
vandgran Danish
metasekwoja chińska Polish
ősmamutfenyő Hungarian
китайски бор Bulgarian
метасеквоя Bulgarian
secoya de l'alba Catalan
shuǐ shān Chinese
水杉 Chinese
metasekvoje čínská Czech
metasekvoja čínska Slovak
metasekvoja Slovene
метасеквойя гліптостробусовидна Ukrainian