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Kingdom: Plantae (2654)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2567)

    Class: Pinopsida (36)

      Order: Pinales (35)

        Family: Cupressaceae (13)(family description)

          Genus: Juniperus (7)

            Epithet: phoenicea (2)

              Subspecies: turbinata (Guss.) Nyman

phoenicea => referring to the genus Phoenix, or the color purple

turbinata => shaped like a spinning top


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub, tree

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Juniperus phoenicea at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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