Latin name: Hesperocyparis forbesii Jepson
  Pronunciation: hes-per-oh-SIP-ar-is FORBS-ee-eye

  Common name: Tecate cypress
  Family: Cupressaceae (Cypress)
  Habitat: Dry slopes 1500'-5000', chaparral, Santa
  Ana Mts, Otay Mt. and Mt. Tecate (San Diego
  Co.)

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  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Hesperocyparis
  2) forbesii
  Formerly Cupressus forbesii
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