Juniperus virginiana L.
VIRGINIAN JUNIPER
Eastern redcedar; Red cedar; Virginia juniper; Eastern red cedar; Southern redcedar; Red-cedar; Juniperus silicicola; Sabina silicicola; Sabina virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana

Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
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Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
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Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general

Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed
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Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed
Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed
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Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed

Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed
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Juniperus virginiana, cone - female - closed
Juniperus virginiana, bark - of a large tree
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Juniperus virginiana, bark - of a large tree

Juniperus virginiana, twig - showing attachment of needles
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Juniperus virginiana, twig - showing attachment of needles
Juniperus virginiana, leaf - showing orientation on twig
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Juniperus virginiana, leaf - showing orientation on twig

Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
Juniperus virginiana, bark - of a large tree
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Juniperus virginiana, bark - of a large tree

Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Juniperus virginiana, whole tree - general
Juniperus virginiana, cone - male
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Juniperus virginiana, cone - male

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Achilidae  Cixidia variegata @ UDCC_NRI (2)
Agaricaceae  Phoma juniperi @ BPI (1)

Phoma strobiligena @ BPI (1)

Phoma @ BPI (1)
Agyriaceae  Trapeliopsis flexuosa @ GAL (3)
Alydidae  Alydus eurinus @ NCSU (1)
Amphisphaeriaceae  Discosia alnea @ BPI (2)

Discosia virginiana @ BPI (1)

Pestalotia funerea @ BPI (2)

Pestalotia michenerii @ BPI (1)

Pestalotia monochaetoidea @ BPI (1)

Seiridium unicorne @ BPI (1)
Aphelinidae  Encarsia @ UCRC_ENT (4)
Aphididae  Sanbornia juniperi @ NCSU (12)

Siphonatrophia cupressi @ AMNH_PBI (2)
Arcyriaceae  Arcyria @ BPI (1)
Berytidae  Jalysus spinosus @ NCSU (2)
Biatorellaceae  Biatorella resinae @ BPI (1)
Bionectriaceae  Dendrodochium densipes @ BPI (2)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Botryosphaeria fuliginosa @ BPI (1)

Botryosphaeria ribis @ BPI (2)

Diplodia kansensis @ BPI (1)

Macrophoma juniperina @ BPI (1)

Macrophoma @ BPI (1)

Sphaeropsis juniperi @ BPI (2)

Sphaeropsis malorum @ BPI (1)
Candelariaceae  Candelaria concolor @ GAL (1)
Ceratostomataceae  Ceratostoma juniperinum @ BPI (3)
Chlamydomonadaceae  Sphaerella juniperina @ BPI (1)
Chrysothricaceae  Chrysothrix xanthina @ GAL (4)
Cicadellidae  Empoasca junipera @ III (1)

Empoasca occidentalis @ III (1)
Cladoniaceae  Cladonia chlorophaea @ GAL (1)

Cladonia cristatella @ GAL (3)

Cladonia evansii @ GAL (1)

Cladonia leporina @ GAL (1)

Cladonia ravenelii @ GAL (3)
Clastodermataceae  Clastoderma @ BPI (1)
Clastopteridae  Clastoptera arborina @ NCSU (2)
Collemataceae  Leptogium cyanescens @ GAL (2)
Coniophoraceae  Coniophora olivacea @ BPI (1)

Coniophora puteana @ BPI (1)

Coniophora sistotremoides @ BPI (1)
Corticiaceae  Corticium confluens @ BPI (1)

Corticium crustaceum @ BPI (1)

Corticium radiosum @ BPI (5)

Corticium scutellare @ BPI (1)

Dendrothele acerina @ BPI (1)

Dendrothele itihummensis @ BPI (1)

Dendrothele nivosa @ BPI (32)
Dermateaceae  Cenangella deformata @ BPI (3)

Pezicula livida @ BPI (2)
Dianemataceae  Dianema @ BPI (1)
Diaporthaceae  Phomopsis juniperovora @ BPI (84)

Phomopsis occulta @ 358799C (1); 358800A (1); 358799A (1); 358800C (1); 358799B (1); BPI (2)

Phomopsis @ 358800B (1)
Diaspididae  Carulaspis juniperi @ CSCA_TCN (3)

Diaspidiotus coniferarum @ MEMU_ENT (7)
Diatrypaceae  Diatrype fibritecta @ BPI (2)
Didymiaceae  Didymium orthonemata @ BPI (3)

Didymium synsporon @ BPI (1)

Trabrooksia applanata @ BPI (4)
Echinosteliaceae  Echinostelium coelocephalum @ BPI (1)

Echinostelium elachiston @ BPI (1)
Eriococcidae  Keithia juniperi @ BPI (3)
Fomitopsidaceae  Daedalea juniperina @ BPI (18)

Daedalea ochracea @ BPI (1)
Gnomoniaceae  Laestadia juniperina @ BPI (1)
Helotiaceae  Cenangium deformatum @ BPI (2)

Cenangium sequoiae @ BPI (3)
Helvellaceae  Helvella macropus @ BPI (1)
Hyaloscyphaceae  Cistella @ BPI (2)
Hymenochaetaceae  Hymenochaete corrugata @ BPI (1)

Hymenochaete tabacina @ BPI (4)

Polystictus pinsitus @ BPI (1)
Hypocreaceae  Hypocrea schweinitzii @ BPI (2)
Hyponectriaceae  Physalospora malorum @ BPI (3)

Physalospora rhodina @ BPI (1)
Hysteriaceae  Hysterium tortile @ BPI (1)
Lachnocladiaceae  Vararia pallescens @ BPI (1)
Liceaceae  Licea biforis @ BPI (1)

Licea denudescens @ BPI (1)

Licea inconspicua @ BPI (1)

Licea pedicellata @ BPI (1)

Licea perexigua @ BPI (3)

Licea pseudoconica @ BPI (1)

Licea scyphoides @ BPI (1)
Lygaeidae  Kleidocerys resedae @ NCSU (1); AMNH_IZC (1)

Ozophora picturata @ NCSU (1)
Marasmiaceae  Lachnella cupressi @ BPI (1)

Marasmius amadelphus @ BPI (1)
Melanconidaceae  Harknessia @ BPI (1)
Melanommataceae  Melanomma juniperi @ BPI (1)
Meliolaceae  Asteridiella pinicola @ BPI (1)
Membracidae  Smilia fasciata @ NCSU (1)
Meruliaceae  Merulius vastator @ BPI (1)
Microphysidae  Chinaola quercicola @ AMNH_ENT (1)
Miridae  Amblytylus nasutus @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Bolteria luteifrons @ AMNH_PBI (3); NCSU_ENT (15)

Coridromius chenopoderis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Cyrtopeltocoris @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Deraeocoris sayi @ NCSU (1)

Dichaetocoris spinosus @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Dichrooscytus elegans @ MEMU_ENT (11); AMNH_PBI (10); AMNH_ENT (3); UDCC_TCN (1); NCSU_ENT (125)

Dichrooscytus repletus @ AMNH_ENT (15); NCSU_ENT (31); AMNH_PBI (10)

Gn_orthotylinigp34 sp_002 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Goodeniaphila cassisi @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Goodeniaphila schuhi @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myrtlemiris meanarra @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myrtlemiris russulatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myrtlemiris yalgoo @ AMNH_PBI (5)

Neolygus caryae @ NCSU_ENT (2)

Neolygus semivittatus @ NCSU_ENT (6)

Orthotylus sp_ms_drepanomorphus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Orthotylus sp_ms_graciliphilus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Orthotylus sp_ms_lepidothrix @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Orthotylus sp_ms_sydneyensis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Orthotylus sp_ms_xerophilus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Parthenicus juniperi @ NCSU_ENT (78); AMNH_PBI (160); MEMU_ENT (1)

Phytocoris junipericola @ NCSU_ENT (4)

Phytocoris @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Pilophorus heidemanni @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Pilophorus juniperi @ NCSU_ENT (4); AMNH_PBI (61)

Pilophorus piceicola @ AMNH_PBI (6)

Pilophorus tibialis @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Pinophylus carneolus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Psallovius piceicola @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Trigonotylus caelestialium @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Mytilinidiaceae  Mytilinidion tortile @ BPI (7)
Nectriaceae  Fusarium orthoconium @ BPI (1)
Onagraceae  Kneiffia candidissima @ BPI (3)

Kneiffia setigera @ BPI (1)
Parmeliaceae  Canoparmelia caroliniana @ GAL (5)

Canoparmelia cryptochlorophaea @ GAL (1)

Canoparmelia texana @ GAL (2)

Flavoparmelia caperata @ GAL (5)

Hypotrachyna livida @ GAL (1)

Hypotrachyna osseoalba @ GAL (2)

Hypotrachyna pustulifera @ GAL (1)

Imshaugia aleurites @ GAL (2)

Parmelinopsis minarum @ GAL (2)

Parmotrema dilatatum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema dominicanum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema perforatum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema reticulatum @ GAL (2); I_GBP (1)

Parmotrema subisidiosum @ GAL (3)

Parmotrema tinctorum @ GAL (1)

Punctelia missouriensis @ GAL (1)

Punctelia rudecta @ GAL (5)

Usnea dimorpha @ GAL (1)

Usnea rubicunda @ GAL (4)

Usnea subfloridana @ GAL (1)

Usnea subscabrosa @ I_GBP (1)

Usnea trichodea @ GAL (1)

Usnea @ GAL (1)
Peniophoraceae  Peniophora cinerea @ BPI (4)

Peniophora laevigata @ BPI (1)

Peniophora piceina @ BPI (1)

Peniophora pubera @ BPI (1)
Pentatomidae  Banasa euchlora @ NCSU (3)

Podisus serieventris @ NCSU (1)
Pertusariaceae  Pertusaria copiosa @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria epixantha @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria multipunctoides @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria pulchella @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria valliculata @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria velata @ GAL (1)
Phaeosphaeriaceae  Stagonospora pini @ BPI (1)
Phanerochaetaceae  Phanerochaete carnosa @ BPI (1)

Phanerochaete flavidoalba @ BPI (2)
Physaraceae  Badhamia inconspicua @ BPI (1)

Badhamia @ BPI (2)
Physciaceae  Amandinea @ GAL (1)

Dirinaria purpurascens @ GAL (1)

Heterodermia albicans @ GAL (4)

Heterodermia echinata @ GAL (1)

Heterodermia obscurata @ GAL (1); I_GBP (1)

Phaeophyscia rubropulchra @ GAL (1)

Physcia americana @ GAL (2)

Physcia atrostriata @ GAL (3)

Physcia neogaea @ GAL (1)

Physcia sorediosa @ GAL (2)

Pyxine caesiopruinosa @ GAL (1)

Pyxine subcinerea @ GAL (2)
Piedraiaceae  Trichosporum effusum @ BPI (1)
Piesmatidae  Mcateella elongata @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Pilocarpaceae  Byssoloma pubescens @ GAL (1)
Plectosphaerellaceae  Verticillium @ BPI (2)
Pleosporaceae  Macrosporium @ BPI (1)
Polyporaceae  Fomes annosus @ BPI (6)

Fomes carneus @ BPI (1)

Fomes fraxinophilus @ BPI (1)

Fomes juniperinus @ BPI (9)

Fomes roseus @ BPI (3)

Fuscoporia juniperina @ BPI (1)

Lenzites betulina @ BPI (1)

Lenzites saepiaria @ BPI (6)

Lenzites trabea @ BPI (4)

Polyporus adustus @ BPI (2)

Polyporus barbatulus @ BPI (2)

Polyporus caesius @ BPI (3)

Polyporus cinnabarinus @ BPI (1)

Polyporus cuneatus @ BPI (1)

Polyporus destructor @ BPI (1)

Polyporus dichrous @ BPI (3)

Polyporus gilvus @ BPI (1)

Polyporus pargamenus @ BPI (2)

Polyporus pinsitus @ BPI (8)

Polyporus tulipiferus @ BPI (1)

Polyporus versicolor @ BPI (15)

Poria albicans @ BPI (1)

Poria cinerascens @ BPI (1)

Poria juniperina @ BPI (2)

Poria radiculosa @ BPI (1)

Poria rimosa @ BPI (2)

Poria semitincta @ BPI (1)

Poria sinuosa @ BPI (1)

Poria subacida @ BPI (6)

Poria vaporaria @ BPI (1)

Poria @ BPI (2)

Trametes carnea @ BPI (1)

Trametes heteromorpha @ BPI (2)

Trametes malicola @ BPI (1)

Trametes protracta @ BPI (1)

Trametes sepium @ BPI (2)

Trametes subrosea @ BPI (1)
Pseudoperisporiaceae  Pododimeria gelatinosa @ BPI (2)

Pododimeria juniperi @ BPI (1)

Pododimeria veneta @ BPI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Gymnosporangium asiaticum @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium bermudianum @ BPI (20)

Gymnosporangium bethelii @ BPI (2)

Gymnosporangium clavariiforme @ 117302A (1); 117302B (1); BPI (1); 117292A (1); 117292B (1)

Gymnosporangium clavipes @ 118519A (1); BPI (245); 876025C (1); 876025B (1)

Gymnosporangium confusum @ BPI (2)

Gymnosporangium corniculans @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium cornutum @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium effusum @ BPI (29)

Gymnosporangium ellisii @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium exiguum @ BPI (5)

Gymnosporangium exterum @ BPI (2)

Gymnosporangium floriforme @ BPI (14)

Gymnosporangium fraternum @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium fuscum @ BPI (1)

Gymnosporangium germinale @ BPI (26); 118519B (1); 118508B (1)

Gymnosporangium globosum @ BPI (128); 119373A (1); 119373B (1); 876028B (1); 876028C (1)

Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae @ 119916B (1); 198171A (1); 198171C (1); 198171B (1); BPI (482); 119916C (1); I_TQBH (1); 119916A (1)

Gymnosporangium juvenescens @ BPI (11)

Gymnosporangium macropus @ BPI (11)

Gymnosporangium nelsonii @ BPI (2)

Gymnosporangium nidus-avis @ 876031B (1); BPI (199)

Gymnosporangium trachysorum @ BPI (6)

Gymnosporangium transformans @ BPI (4)

Gymnosporangium @ BPI (5)
Ramalinaceae  Ramalina montagnei @ GAL (1)

Ramalina willeyi @ GAL (1)
Reduviidae  Emesaya brevipennis @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Empicoris errabundus @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Empicoris rubromaculatus @ NCSU_ENT (4)

Oncerotrachelus acuminatus @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Rasahus hamatus @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Rhynocoris @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Sinea spinipes @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Zelus tetracanthus @ MEMU_ENT (3); NCSU_ENT (2)
Reticulariaceae  Lycogala epidendrum @ BPI (1)
Rhopalidae  Harmostes fraterculus @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Rhytismataceae  Lophodermium juniperinum @ BPI (10); 651742B (1); 651742C (1); 651742A (1)

Sporomega degenerans @ BPI (1)
Sarcoscyphaceae  Pithya cupressina @ BPI (10)
Sarcosomataceae  Conoplea atra @ BPI (1)

Conoplea juniperi @ BPI (18)

Pseudoplectania nigrella @ BPI (1)

Urnula craterium @ BPI (1)
Sarrameanaceae  Loxospora pustulata @ GAL (3)
Schizoporaceae  Rogersella sambuci @ BPI (1)
Sclerotiniaceae  Botrytis cinerea @ BPI (1)

Phaeangella deformata @ BPI (2)
Scutelleridae  Stethaulax marmoratus @ NCSU (1)
Steccherinaceae  Irpex scutellatus @ BPI (1)

Odontia aspera @ BPI (1)

Odontia candidissima @ BPI (1)
Stereaceae  Aleurodiscus nivosus @ BPI (1)

Stereum acerinum @ BPI (13)

Stereum albobadium @ BPI (3)

Stereum chailletii @ BPI (1)

Stereum complicatum @ BPI (1)

Stereum strumosum @ BPI (1)
Stereocaulaceae  Lepraria @ GAL (1)
Teloschistaceae  Teloschistes flavicans @ I_GBP (1)
Thelephoraceae  Thelephora terrestris @ BPI (1)

Tomentella bresadolae @ BPI (1)

Tomentella @ BPI (1)
Trichiaceae  Trichia @ BPI (2)
Valsaceae  Valsa canista @ BPI (1)

Valsa cenisia @ BPI (1)

Valsa juniperina @ BPI (1)
Verrucariaceae  Agonimia opuntiella @ GAL (2)

Normandina pulchella @ GAL (1)
Xenasmataceae  Xenosperma murrillii @ BPI (1)
Xylariaceae  Rosellinia mammiformis @ BPI (1)

Sphaeria deerrata @ BPI (1)

Sphaeria griseotingens @ BPI (1)

Sphaeria stipata @ BPI (1)

Sphaeria thelebola @ BPI (3)
_  Blitridium cucurbitaria @ BPI (4)

Clithris juniperi @ BPI (1)

Cyanospora albicedrae @ BPI (1)

Exosporium deflectens @ BPI (1)

Fumago @ BPI (1)

Grandinia tabacina @ BPI (1)

Karschia deformata @ BPI (2)

Karschia lignyota @ BPI (1)

Mytilidion karstenii @ BPI (2)

Phialea pertenuis @ BPI (1)

Physica astrostriata @ GAL (1)

Sclerophoma @ BPI (1)

Streptothrix abietina @ BPI (6)

Streptothrix atra @ BPI (4)

Streptothrix @ BPI (1)

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Juniperus virginiana L.
eastern redcedar

Image of Juniperus virginiana

General Information
Symbol: JUVI
Group: Gymnosperm
Family: Cupressaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Tree
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
Characteristics
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook . USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Provided by ND State Soil Conservation Committee . Provided by USDA NRCS Bismarck PMC (NDPMC) . United States, ND. Usage Requirements .

Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook . USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Provided by ND State Soil Conservation Committee . Provided by USDA NRCS Bismarck PMC (NDPMC) . United States, ND. Usage Requirements .

Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook . USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Provided by ND State Soil Conservation Committee . Provided by USDA NRCS Bismarck PMC (NDPMC) . United States, ND. Usage Requirements .

Herman, D.E., et al. 1996. North Dakota tree handbook . USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee; NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Administration, Bismarck. Provided by ND State Soil Conservation Committee . Provided by USDA NRCS Bismarck PMC (NDPMC) . United States, ND. Usage Requirements .

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . United States, DC, Washington. Usage Requirements .

W.D. Brush. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, DC, Washington. Usage Requirements .

W.D. Brush. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, DC, Washington. Usage Requirements .

W.D. Brush. Provided by National Agricultural Library . Originally from USDA Forest Service . United States, DC, Washington. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Coniferophyta – Conifers
Class Pinopsida
Order Pinales
Family Cupressaceae – Cypress family
Genus Juniperus L. – juniper
Species Juniperus virginiana L. – eastern redcedar

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Juniperus virginiana . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Juniperus virginiana</i>
L. var. <i>
silicicola</i>
(Small) Silba
Juniperus virginiana var. silicicola
southern redcedar Distribution of <i>
Juniperus virginiana</i>
L. var. <i>
virginiana </i>
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
eastern redcedar

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Juniperus virginiana eastern redcedar red cedar juniper This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
NE&GP Stubbendieck, J., G.Y. Friisoe,and M.R. Bolick. 1994. Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains . Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry. Lincoln, Nebraska.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Arid West FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains UPL
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

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Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Yarrow Low Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Yarrow Moderate Moderate

Sources

Yarrow, G.K., and D.T. Yarrow. 1999. Managing wildlife . Sweet Water Press. Birmingham.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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5. Juniperus virginiana Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1039. 1753.

Eastern redcedar, genévrier rouge

Trees dioecious, to 30 m, single-stemmed; crown narrowly erect to conical, round, or flattened. Bark brown, exfoliating in thin strips, that of small branchlets (5--10 mm diam.) smooth, that of larger branchlets usually not exfoliating in plates. Branches pendulous to ascending; branchlets generally erect, sometimes lax to flaccid, 3--4-sided in cross section, ca. 2/3 or less as wide as length of scalelike leaves. Leaves green but sometimes turning reddish brown in winter, abaxial gland elliptic or elongate, conspicuous, exudate absent, margins entire (at 20´ and 40´); whip leaves 3--6 mm, not glaucous adaxially; scalelike leaves 1--3 mm, overlapping by more than 1/4 their length, keeled, apex obtuse to acute, spreading. Seed cones maturing in 1 year, of 1 size, generally with straight peduncles, globose to ovoid, 3--6(--7) mm, blue-black to brownish blue when mature, glaucous, soft and resinous, with 1--2(--3) seeds. Seeds 1.5--4 mm.

Varieties 2: only in the flora.

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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 1216 1019 [detail]
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Juniperus virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0935 [detail]
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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0936 [detail]
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Juniperus virginiana
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Juniperus virginiana
Juniperus virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0938 [detail]
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Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2587 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2588 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2589 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2590 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3238 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3239 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3240 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3241 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3242 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3243 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3244 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3245 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3246 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3247 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3248 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
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ID: 0000 0000 0510 2587 [detail]
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Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2588 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2589 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
ID: 0000 0000 0510 2590 [detail]
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3238 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3239 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3240 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3241 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3242 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3243 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3244 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3245 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3246 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3247 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Juniperus virginiana var. virginiana
Eastern Red-cedar
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3248 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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