Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana

ClassificationGymnosperms
FamilyCupressaceae
Family (Traditional)Cupressaceae
GenusJuniperus
Species: Juniperus virginiana
Infrapecies:Juniperus virginiana L. var. virginiana
Common NameEastern Redcedar; Pencil Cedar; Red Juniper; Redcedar
Growth Habittree
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Woody; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: tree; Region of Origin: North America; Reproductive Phenology: January; Reproductive Phenology: Febuary; Reproductive Phenology: March; Reproductive Phenology: April; Leaf Arrangement: opposite; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: Yes; Leaf Persistance: Evergreen; Leaf Petiole Type: sessile; Leaf Rank: 2-ranked; Leaf Type: scale-like; Leaf Venation: one-veined; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Anther Type: N/A; Carpel Number/Pistil: N/A; Fruit Complexity: N/A; Fruit Type: N/A; Fruit Wet/Dry: N/A; Hypanthium Present: No; Inflorescence Position: N/A; Inflorescence Types: N/A; Ovary Position: N/A; Overall Flower Symmetry: N/A; Ovules per Carpel: N/A; Perianth Present: No; Petal Fusion: N/A; Petal Number: N/A; Pistil Complexity: N/A; Pistil Number: N/A; Placentation Type: N/A; Sepal Fusion: N/A; Sepal Number: N/A; Sexuality: N/A; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: N/A; Tepal Number: N/A
C value 2
StatusNative; TN[SNR] KY[SNR] (State Rank); G5T5 (Global Rank)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Ashley B. Morris
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Ashley B. Morris
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Dwayne Estes
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Milo Pyne
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Sunny Fleming
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Sunny Fleming
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Tara Littlefield
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Theo Witsell
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana - Joey Shaw