- Flower nameShidare katsura
- Scientific nameCercidiphyllum japonicum f. pendulum
- Alias枝垂桂, Shidare katsura, Weeping Katsura, Cercidiphyllum japonicum
- Place of originJapan
- Place of floweringBotanical Gardens, Cemetery & Temple, Park, Ornamental plants
- Flowering seasonMay, June
What is Shidare katsura
Weeping Cercidiphyllum japonicum , Shidare katsura, or Weeping Katsura (scientific name: Cercidiphyllum japonicum f. pendulum) is a variant of the Cercidiphyllum japonicum , as known as Katsura tree (scientific name: Cercidiphyllum japonicum) with branches that are apical.
Generic name: Shidare katsura , Scientific name: Cercidiphyllum japonicum f. pendulum, aka: Weeping Cercidiphyllum japonicum, Weeping katsura, Weeping Katsura tree, Weeping Japanese Judas tree, habitat distribution: Japan from Hokkaido to Kyushu Korean peninsula, living environment: along mountain stream, living type: deciduous broad-leaved tree, tree height: 10-30 m, trunk: straight, tree shape: many branches are sloping up, diameter: 2 m, Bark: dark gray brown with shallow vertical tears, leaf shape: wide egg-shaped to heart shape with a base at the base, inflorescence: antibiotic, leaf color: green → yellow (autumn), leaf edge: sawtooth, aromatic, Hermaphrodite, flower color: light pink thin female moth only (female flower), male cocoon only (male flower), flowering period: May to June, petal: none, sepal piece: none.