Definition of Lawson cypress in English:

Lawson cypress

noun

another term for Port Orford cedar

Pronunciation

Lawson cypress

/ˌlôsən ˈsīprəs/ /ˌlɔsən ˈsaɪprəs/

Origin

Mid 19th century named after Peter Lawson (died 1820) and his son Charles (1794–1873), the Scottish nurserymen who first cultivated it.