Description of Juniperus thurifera (Spanish juniper). Woodlands of Juniperus thurifera have been subjected to a traditional management (e.g. logging, grazing and destruction for crop cultivation). The Spanish juniper can be up to 20 m tall, although it does not normally exceed 8 m. Its bark is ash grey and it has a pyramidal form. The branches are.
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Les Dossiers Forestieres No. Jarvis at BM but was unsuccessful. Earle About Chris Earle Back to top.
Seed cones terminal, growing in two seasons, consisting of pairs of spreading but incurved bracts fusing to form a subglobose cone mm diam. In Spain Guadalajara it occurs with J. Leaves light green, decussate, imbricate, decurrent, scale leaves on ultimate branchlets all appressed, on ultimate branchlets 1.
It forms woodlands that cannot strictly be called forests, as they are very open to favour root development. Dioecious evergreen shrubs, or trees up to 20 m tall.
Farjon reduces the two described varieties, gallica in France and africana in North Africato synonymy on the grounds that the described characters overlap with specimens of the type variety described by the respective authors. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.
Juniperus thurifera L., – Genévrier thurifère, Genévrier d’Espagne – Overview
They are made up of bright green, scale-like leaves that are imbricated like the scales on la fish. Junipers of the World. In Spain it primarily occurs on calcareous soils, but in Morocco Atlas Mtns. Give us feedback Download the app.
According to legend, part of El Cid’s trip into exile in Valencia was through a forest of Spanish juniper, because it is open vegetation and ambushes can be anticipated. Earle About Chris Earle. A neotype not in conflict with anything stated in the protologue has therefore been selected” Farjon Reverchon neotype BM. However, newly emerged young leaves are similar to those of other junipers, and are shaped kuniperus small Pinussome junipers genus Juniperusfirs genus Abiesand other conifers, or like the leaves of heather genus Erica.
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Retrieved from ” https: It is indifferent to soil type, but prefers limestones and adapts well to poor and stony substrates. Jubiperus grows at altitudes of m. In France and Spain, J. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Juniperus thurifera.
Back Site map Contact junlperus. International Union for Conservation of Nature. The best examples are found in the centre and east of the peninsula.
Juniperus thurifera L.
Pollen cones terminal, solitary, subglobose, mm long, yellow-green maturing to light brown; microsporophylls The branches are somewhat flattened and rough to the touch, unlike the Phoenicean Juniper Juniperus phoenicea L. Montes and Bertaudiere provide clues on where to find native junierus. When the small winged seeds are released, the cones remain on the tree, often throughout the winter.