Monoecious trees or shrubs, usually of a pyramidal shape. Male and female cones on separate branches. Female cone with 2‑3‑fertile scales, imbricate. Seeds wingless.
6 species in China, Japan, N. America. Represented by 1 cultivated species in Pakistan.
Thuja orientalis L.
Biota orientalis (L.) = Thuja orientalis L.Platycladus orientalis (L.) = Thuja orientalis L.
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