Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Torreya from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Gymnosperms (non-flowering plants): Conifers: Cupressales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Florida Torreya, Stinking-cedar
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JK Marlow jkm100313_127
March Gadsden County FL
Angus Gholson Nature Park
Male cones borne singly in the axils of needles of the previous year, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.
COMPARE conifers (not including Pines)
JK Marlow jkm140607_642
June Franklin County NC
Highlands Biological Station
Leaves stiff with a short petiole-like constriction, often slightly curved, per Trees of the Southeastern United States.