Flower NameJapanese Umbrella-pine
Formal NameSciadopitys verticillata
AliasJapanese Umbrella-pine, 高野槙, koyamaki
HabitatJapan and the Korean Peninsula
Morphevergreen needle-leaved tree
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.
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Flowering placeGarden Graveyard、Temple
Height2000 ~ 3000 [cm]