Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)

Carpinus laxiflora

  • Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)
  • Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)
  • Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)
  • Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)
  • Flower name
    Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)
  • Scientific name
    Carpinus laxiflora
  • Aliasソロ, アカソロ, Aka-Shide, 赤四手
  • Place of originJapan, Korea, China
  • Place of floweringLow mountains, Park
  • Flowering seasonMarch, April, May

What is Aka-Shide(Hornbeam)

Aka-Shide(Hornbeam) is in Deciduous tree of the autochthonism native in Japan and the tree is tinged with a reddish tinge and is used for bonsais.


  • Order
    Fagales
  • Family
    Betulaceae
  • Genus
    Carpinus
  • Species
    C. laxiflora
  • Type of flower
    Other
  • Array of flower
    Caudal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    without
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    Heavy Serration
  • Life typeDeciduous tree
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height1500.0 ~ 1500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower ~ cm

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