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Giant sequoia

Giant sequoia
(Sequoiadendron giganteum)

from California (USA)

Sequoiadendron giganteum, the Giant Sequoia, is native to the Sierra Nevada mountains in California. It is one of the tallest trees on earth with a record height of 87.2 meters. The giant sequoia is undoubtly the biggest producer of wood in large volumes. It is famous for its thick big straight orange trunk and can be found in temperate climates across the world.

This species is available with a license for the PlantCatalog.

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Plant type
Climatic zone
Hardiness zone
Included versions
Polygon count
Published Parameters
Low Detail (LD)
9 to 280k +/- 15%
Real-time (RT)
0.6 to 130k +/- 15%
  • Included versions:
    • Low Detail (LD)
    • Real-time (RT)
  • LD version:
    • Polygon count: 9 to 280k +/- 15%
    • Maturity:
    • Health:
    • Season:
    • Presets: 29
    • Published Parameters: 20
  • RT version:
    • Polygon count: 0.6 to 130k +/- 15%
    • Maturity:
    • Health:
    • Season:
    • Presets: 29
    • Published Parameters: 19

What's included
  • One procedural *.tpf file per included plant version (LD / RT) with infinite variations for use with VUE / PlantFactory and PlantCatalog Exporter (see below)
  • Multiple parameters, shape presets and global settings (Maturity, Health, Season) for maximum customization
  • High quality smart materials that react to procedural parameters
  • Built-in wind animation, exportable as rigged bones or point cloud animation
  • Free PlantCatalog Exporter software for exporting static or baked polygon meshes to a variety of formats:
*.USDA / *.USDC / *.USDZ
  • Free integration plugins from PlantFactory for directly loading the procedural *.tpf file format into 3DS Max, Cinema 4D, Maya & Unreal Engine 4 & 5 with pre-built shaders for Arnold, Redshift, Renderman, Unreal Engine 4 & 5 & V-Ray® (plugins for more applications are in development)

If you have a PlantFactory license, you can even open the *.tpf file and get full editable access to its internal node network.

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More Information

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