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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What

Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Date

January 18, 2017 11:56 AM +13

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Observer

russellm08

Date

October 13, 2010 02:16 PM CDT

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Square

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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milopyne

Date

January 8, 2017 12:11 PM EST

Description

Near Main Steet and Campus Drive, Duke University East Campus. Metasequoia and Taxodium planted side-by-side!

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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lizzieredwood

Date

December 31, 2016

Description

Has dropped all leaves for winter

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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anro

Date

January 5, 2017 04:06 PM CET

Description

Urweltmammutbaum (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) in Hockenheim

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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jmaughn

Date

December 12, 2016 01:05 PM PST

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Square

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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dgarc

Date

December 12, 2016 02:40 PM PST

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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iyang

Date

November 9, 2016

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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marystg

Date

December 4, 2016 07:31 PM NZDT

Description

I think.

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Square

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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srall

Date

November 27, 2016 02:13 PM EST

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Square

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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vilseskog

Date

July 16, 2014 08:21 PM EDT

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Square

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Dawn Redwood Metasequoia glyptostroboides

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bohn

Date

November 25, 2016 11:16 AM EST
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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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