Flower NameTarajo holly
Formal NameIlex latifolia
AliasTarajo holly, 多羅葉
HabitatJapan and China.
Tarajo holly, scientific name:Ilex latifolia, is native to China and Japan and is an evergreen tree of the of Ilex genus , the Aquifoliaceae department. Spring-bloom roundheaded gathered numerous yellow flowers in early summer. In the fall, red small fruit; Leaf edges are serrated, leaves are glossy in the cortex. Broil leaves on fire and black rings of death ring around them. Compared to the Tala trees flower name that leaves behind scars and black that wrote the prayer leaves.It is planted as a garden and are often planted in the temple.
Generic name:Tarajo holly, scientific name:Ilex latifolia, origin: Japan and China, Habitat: Southern-Shikoku, Kyushu, Japan, China and the environment: mountains , Height: long ovoid, 10 to 30 metres in bark: gray-Brown sticky, leaf: where pointed, leaf length: 10-17 cm, width: 4-7 cm, leaf margin: sharp serrated, leaf arrangement: alternate, dioecious, symmetry, the male inflorescences: cymes, flower color: yellow-green, flower diameter:0.4~0.5cm, Flowering period: from April to June, petals, 4-petaled flower, fruiting period: November, fruit: drupe fruit shape: spherical fruit color: red, fruit diameter:0.8cm
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flowering placeBotanic garden Garden Graveyard、Temple
SeasonApr May Jun
Height10 ~ 30 [cm]
Diameter0.4 ~ 0.5