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Carol and Jerry Baskin
University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0225

Family Scientific Name: Taxodiaceae
Family Common Name: Cypress family
Scientific Name: Sequoia sempervirens (Lamb. ex D. Don) Endl.
Common Synonym: Taxodium sempervirens D. Donn.
Common Name: Coast redwood
General Distribution: S. sempervirens is found from extreme coastal Oregon south to central California.
Propagation Goal: Plants
Propagation Method: Seed
Product Type: Container (plug)
Propagule Processing: Seeds are non dormant.
Pre-Planting Treatments: Seeds germinate at 20/30 C.
References: Boe, K. N. (197)4. Sequoia sempervirens (D. Don.) Endl. Redwood. Pp. 764-766. In: C. S. Schopmeyer (Tech. Coord.). Seeds of woody plants in the United States. USDA. Forest Service Agriculture Handbook No. 450.
In: Baskin, C. and Baskin, J. Table 10.9 Chapter 10. Seeds: Ecology, Biogeography and Evolution of Dormancy and Germination. Academic Press, 1998. 666 pages.

Baskin, Carol C.; Baskin, Jerry M. 2002. Propagation protocol for production of container Sequoia sempervirens (Lamb. ex D. Don) Endl. plants; University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. In: Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org (accessed 29 August 2015). Moscow (ID): University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Forest Research Nursery.