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Shrub or tree, evergreen; dioecious.
Leaf: alternate, linear, decurrent, tip acute; not in bundles, generally appearing 2-ranked.
Pollen cone: with stamen-like structures.
Seed: 1 at tip of short twig, partly or completely enclosed by subtending aril; coat woody; cotyledons 2.
5 genera, 16 species: n hemisphere; some Taxus species widely used in landscaping. [Florin 1948 Bot Gaz 110:31–39] —Scientific Editors: Douglas H. Goldman, Bruce G. Baldwin.
Key to Taxaceae
Shrub, small tree.
Stem: trunk generally of irregular width; branches ± drooping; wood not aromatic.
Pollen cone: 4–8 stamen-like structures in a stalked cluster.
± 7 species: n hemisphere. (Latin, probably from Greek: bow, for which wood used) [Spjut 2007 J Bot Res Inst Texas 1:203–289]
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Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) [year] Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html [accessed on month, day, year]
Citation for an individual treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] [year]. [Taxon name] in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, [URL for treatment]. Accessed on [month, day, year].
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