Bald Cypress Photo Gallery
Bald Cypress Habitat
Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum) thrives in swamps, along streams and other riparian areas.
Bald Cypress Facts
Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum) is a massive deciduous conifer. Its fern-like foliage turns clay orange in the fall. It is slow growing and extremely resistant to decay. It is often observed along trails where its base is completely submerged in water. It is only found at low elevations. It is the state tree of Louisiana.