Globally Endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Metasequoia glyptostroboides
  • English
    • Dawn Redwood
  • German
    • Metasequoie
    • Urweltmammutbaum
    • Chinesisches Rotholz
    • Wassertanne

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Recent observations

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

lukehamilton

Date

October 1, 2016 08:38 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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hadasparag

Date

September 28, 2016

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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marty_calabrese

Date

September 27, 2016 01:21 PM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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edwardbarrettt83

Date

September 18, 2016 04:16 PM EDT

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

jimchambers

Date

August 28, 2016 04:39 PM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

I'm assuming it isn't native to the area based on the way three of them were located so close to each other, but I could be wrong. The needles were soft.

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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mlatone

Date

September 15, 2016 10:04 AM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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dchernack

Date

September 9, 2016 10:14 AM EDT

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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arborsphere

Date

September 6, 2016

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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ligocsicnarf

Date

September 7, 2016 09:26 AM PDT

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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pintail

Date

August 28, 2016 09:14 AM JST

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

lenaz

Date

August 25, 2016 01:22 PM PDT

Description

3rd photo shows smaller, finer size of dawn redwood leaves compared with coast redwood. This tree was identified on the trail map as a Dawn Redwood.

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

ethan6

Date

August 19, 2016 02:58 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Metasequoia glyptostroboides, the dawn redwood, is a fast-growing, critically endangered coniferous tree, the sole living species of the genus Metasequoia, one of three species in the subfamily Sequoioideae. It is native to the Sichuan-Hubei region of China. Although shortest of the redwoods, it grows to at least 200 ft (61 m) in height.

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Conservation Summary

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