Near Main Steet and Campus Drive, Duke University East Campus. Metasequoia and Taxodium planted side-by-side!
Has dropped all leaves for winter
Urweltmammutbaum (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) in Hockenheim
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.