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either of two huge Californian coniferous trees (the redwood Sequoia sempervivens or the giant sequoia Sequoiadendron giganteum), that can reach heights of up to 100 metres and are the largest terrestrial organisms. They are among the oldest living organisms in the world, taking perhaps 2000 years to reach their mature size. The oldest sequoia, called General Sherman, is thought to be between 3000 and 4000 years old, standing 83 metres tall and with a diameter of more than 9 metres.
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Los resultados de induccion de brotes adventicios en BEAM son similares a lo obtenido con arboles adultos de Sequoia sempervirens (Arnaud et al., 1993), Picea sitchensis (Selby et al., 2005) y Quercus robur (Martinez et al., 2012).
Range-wide collection at Russell Reserve.--In 1984 a range-wide collection of 180 Sequoia sempervirens clones was gathered for planting in an international common garden study.
Both of the green giants are coast redwoods, or Sequoia sempervirens. These cone-bearing conifers grow in a narrow region along the Pacific Coast of the United States.
Both of the green giants are coast redwoods, or Sequoia sempervirens. These conifers (trees, usually evergreen, that bear cones) grow in a narrow region along the Pacific Coast.
California redwoods are members of the cypress family Sequoia sempervirens. Experts delayed measuring this behemoth until after the Marbled Murrelet's nesting season had ended so as to not disturb the endangered bird.
The Redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) are reputed to have been brought into this country from their native California and planted where they now stand on the Leighton Estate, near Welshpool, in 1858.
The effect of Plant Preservative Mixture (PPM) on original and previously cloned Sequoia sempervirens explants was evaluated.