California redwood

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n California redwood lofty evergreen of United States coastal foothills from Oregon to Big Sur; it flourishes in wet, rainy, foggy habitats
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Usage

In literature:

Along the coast of California it keeps company with the redwood wherever it can find a favorable opening.
"Steep Trails" by John Muir
The redwood of California is one of the few exceptions.
"The School Book of Forestry" by Charles Lathrop Pack
But we miss the deodar cedar, the redwood and Washingtonia of California, and the cedar of Lebanon.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 17, No. 97, January, 1876" by Various
California has a room walled and ceiled with redwood by wimmen.
"Samantha at the World's Fair" by Marietta Holley
The California Redwoods furnish the background for this beautiful story of sisterly devotion and sacrifice.
"The Shield of Silence" by Harriet T. Comstock
Norway pine competes with California redwood in Australia.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
The California Redwoods furnish the background for this beautiful story of sisterly devotion and sacrifice.
"Eve to the Rescue" by Ethel Hueston
It exhibits many noble specimens of the California redwood, Sequoia sempervirens, cousin of the giant sequoia.
"The Book of the National Parks" by Robert Sterling Yard
This California house is attached to the trunk of a big redwood tree and is reached by a picturesque bridge spanning a rocky canyon.
"Shelters, Shacks and Shanties" by D.C. Beard
The California Redwoods furnish the background for this beautiful story of sisterly devotion and sacrifice.
"Rim o' the World" by B. M. Bower
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In news:

New Tree Disease May Afflict California's Giant Redwoods.
' California Redwood Chorale "AN AMERICAN RAINBOW Music And Lyrics Of North America"'.
The CALIFORNIA REDWOOD CHORALE under the leadership of Robert Hazelrigg, continues their tradition of delighting audiences here and abroad.
A decade after Headwaters deal, truce comes to Northern California redwood country.
An Journey Through California's Redwood Groves .
An Awe- Inspiring Time-Lapse Journey Through California's Redwood Groves.
An Awe-Inspiring Time-Lapse Journey Through California's Redwood Groves.
It sits next to a shelf of cereal dispensers in the glass-walled great room of the software company's airy new offices in Redwood City, California.
Among the oldest and tallest trees on Earth, California redwoods often exceed 300 feet (90 meters) in height and can reach diameters of 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6 meters) or more.
California Redwood Co. Find products used by Home Builders & Remodelers.
Environmentalists and a representative of California's lumber industry have agreed on proposed legislation that would help save redwood forests from logging and would otherwise restrict timber harvesting in the state.
Eureka, Calif.-based The California Redwood Co.
See California's towering redwood forests from two historic railroads.
Hidden between two office buildings, California Scenario sculpture garden, created by famed artist Isamu Noguchi, has areas devoted to the state's varying geography: There's a mini redwood forest, a tiny desert, and a little mountain stream.
Deep below the redwoods, White Moon Cave extends for nearly a mile -- making it one of the longest caves in California.
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In science:

Redwood City-California, New York, Amsterdam, Wokingham-UK (1989).
Generally covariant Quantum Mechanics
Company, Inc., Redwood City, California, (1967).
The difference between Dirac's hole theory and quantum field theory
Turner, The Early Universe (Addison-Wesley, Redwood City, California, 1990); A. D.
Evolution of Large Scale Curvature Fluctuations During the Perturbative Decay of the Inflaton
The Early Universe, Wesley, Redwood City, California).
The Search for the Dark Matter: WIMPs and MACHOs
Company, Inc., Redwood City, California, (1967).
The problem of gauge invariance in Dirac field theory
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