Flower Database

Japanese Umbrella-pine

Basic information
Flower Name
Japanese Umbrella-pine
Formal Name
Sciadopitys verticillata
Alias
Japanese Umbrella-pine, 高野槙, koyamaki
Habitat
Japan and the Korean Peninsula
Morph
evergreen needle-leaved tree
Comment
Japanese Umbrella-pine (Scientific name: Sciadopitys verticillata) is an evergreen needle-leaved tree of the family Sciadopityaceae, which is a unique species of Japan and the Korean Peninsula. It consists of one genus and one genus per family only. It grows naturally in the mountains of Honshu to Kyushu. Flower blooming in spring, with different sexes.
Common name: Japanese Umbrella-pine , Scientific name: Sciadopitys verticillata, aka: Kouyamaki , Japanese umbrella-pine, height: 15 to 30 m, bark: reddish brown, leaf shape: elongated linear, , Male flower form: head shape, female flower: elliptical shape, inflorescence: single apical, male inflorescence: conical inflorescence, female inflorescence: single plant, flower color: light green, brown, flowering period: March to April.
Detailed information
Order
Sciadopityaceae
Family
Sciadopityaceae
Genus
Sciadopitys
Species
S. verticillata
Flower type
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Graveyard、Temple
Color
Brown, Green
Season
Mar Apr
Height
2000  ~ 3000  [cm]
Diameter
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