Flower Database

Lithocarpus edulis

Basic information
Flower Name
Lithocarpus edulis
Formal Name
Lithocarpus edulis
Alias
全手葉椎
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Evergreen broadleaf tree
Comment
Lithocarpus edulis is an evergreen broadleaf trees of beech of the family Fagaceae native of Japan. Native to the coast of Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Considered useful for wind and fire because it leaves the flower would be emergency food fruit acorns, planted in tropical coast of Japan.
Generic name: Lithocarpus edulis, scientific name:Lithocarpus edulis, origin: Chiba Prefecture, South Japan, environment: global warming coastal living type: Evergreen broad-leaved trees, height: 15 m, in the vertical stem gray Brown in white muscle of the Monoecious and leaf quality: big the cortex luster of, leaf length: leaf margin of 10 to 25 cm, with leaf color: dark green (hospitality), ash Brown (back), leaf vegetation and leaf fall arytenoid needle length oval be pointed slightly ahead,: all edges, phyllotaxis: alternate, Flowers: spikes (male plants, upwards), catkins (female tells of one), flower color: yellow, flowering period: May-June, fruit types: oblong, acorns, fruit shape, fruit length: 2-3 cm, remarks: endemic to Japan, uses the wood heating, street trees and wind, fire-resistant trees and wood utensils, charcoal, fruit and edible, shochu.
Detailed information
Order
Fagales
Family
Fagaceae
Genus
Lithocarpus
Species
L. edulis
Flower type
Flower array
Petal shape
catkin
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Beach
Color
Yellow
Season
May Jun
Height
1500  ~ 1500  [cm]
Diameter
 ~