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Photographed near Young, Gila Co., Arizona. Aug. 2005.
Berries are actually fleshy cones and are eaten by birds. Photographed near Young, Gila Co., Arizona. Aug. 2005.
TREE: A medium sized tree with dark brown to nearly black bark formed
into distintive rectangular plates. A
champion located in Yavapai Co., Arizona is
19 meters tall and has a girth in excess of
Cupressaceae -- Juniper Family
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