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Cypress

Cupressus sempervirens

 Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens), used by Noah to build the Ark

Cupressus sempervirens

...and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth. Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch. (Genesis 6 14,14)

Olivo - papyrus - cypress - incense - myrrh - thorn of Christ - myrtle - coriander - sycamore - cedar - thistle - aloe

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