Definición de Leyland cypress en inglés:

Leyland cypress

Saltos de línea: Ley|land cy|press
Pronunciación: /ˈleɪlənd


  • A fast-growing hybrid conifer which is narrowly conical with a dense growth of shoots bearing scale-like leaves, widely grown as a screening plant or for shelter. Also called leylandii.
    • × Cupressocyparis leylandii, family Cupressaceae; a hybrid between the Nootka cypress and the Monterey cypress (macrocarpa)
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Flat-needled Leyland cypress contrasts nicely with smooth magnolia leaves on a mantel and adds soft filler in arrangements.
    • For privacy, Stacie planted a screen of Leyland cypress along the back lot line.
    • Elsewhere in the yard, Leyland cypresses form a solid wall of feathery foliage.


1930s: named after Christopher J. Leyland (1849–1926), British horticulturist.

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Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
used to address an English nobleman