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Incense Cedar
Calocedrus decurrens

Location: 41450 Mission Blvd
Park: San Francisco Water Supply Pump Station
District: Mission San Jose
Native to: California
Tree type: conifer
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Conifer, native to mountains of southern Oregon, California and western Nevada. Symmetrical trees give pungent fragrance in warm weather. cones are slender and long. Trees have been known to reach an age of 600 years. Formerly Libocedrus decurrens.

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Illustration by Philip Eaker