Meaning of bald cypress in English:

bald cypress

noun

another term for swamp cypress
‘This conifer, like the bald cypress and pond cypress of the southeastern United States, is deciduous, losing all of its short, soft needles in the autumn.’
  • ‘The tree species included dawn redwood, ginkgo, bald cypress, and relatives of present-day sassafras, tulip tree, and magnolia.’
  • ‘But what do you know about eastern hemlock, bald cypress, or ponderosa pines?’
  • ‘No symbolic plant remains (red cedar, bald cypress, tobacco) were recovered from this feature or from any internal features.’
  • ‘Those structures that incorporated white oak were also the only residences that incorporated coniferous woods, red cedar, and bald cypress.’
  • ‘Those on the ‘highest’ level had access to ritually and symbolically significant soft woods, red cedar and bald cypress.’
  • ‘Houses at outlying nodal communities did not contain red cedar or bald cypress.’
  • ‘I have three 12-year-old bald cypresses in a relatively small front yard.’
  • ‘In the early part of the 20th century, the logging industry turned from the Midwest to the bald cypress and hardwood bottomlands of the South.’
  • ‘With enlarged, buttressed bases and cone-shaped ‘knees’ to anchor them in their watery habitat, bald cypresses may tower as high as a hundred feet.’
  • ‘Slow-growing trees that thrive in fresh-water swamps, bald cypresses are disappearing all over the Southeast.’
  • ‘Growing with the bald cypress are two other species of trees that commonly have buttressed trunks but lack the cypress's ‘knees ‘- tupelo gum and pumpkin ash.’
  • ‘Open marsh Sandweed grows extensively beneath bald cypress, pond cypress, swamp bay, swamp tupelo, and other trees.’
  • ‘Buttressed trunks (called ‘knees’) are telltale signs of mature bald cypress, like these champs in the Cypress Preserve in Greenville, Mississippi.’
  • ‘Battle Creek Cypress Swamp, a nature center that is home to the northernmost naturally occurring stand of bald cypress trees in America, has a self-guided boardwalk trail.’
  • ‘Pearsall's project eventually aims to keep peat sequestered under the soil by planting the coast with thousands of salt-tolerant bald cypress trees.’
  • ‘The Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Sanctuary protects the country's northernmost naturally occurring stand of bald cypress.’
  • ‘In the Pocomoke State Forest, the scenic Pocomoke River twists through stands of bald cypress.’
  • ‘There were a million acres of ancient bald cypress, and loggers came from all over the country to cut the forest down.’
  • ‘Our destination was the marsh edge, where we admired a stand of bald cypress, Taxodium distichum.’