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Cypress Trees

cypress trees

Cupressus species

Its bark has vertical ridges and cracks, while some form stringy or scaly strips.

The cypress is found in parks, gardens, churchyards and hedges.

It shares its characteristics with 'false' cypresses (Chamaecyparis species)

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.