Tamaibuki

Juniperus chinensis cv. globosa

  • Tamaibuki
  • Tamaibuki
  • Flower name
    Tamaibuki
  • Scientific name
    Juniperus chinensis cv. globosa
  • Aliasイブキダマ, 伊吹玉, Tamaibuki
  • Place of originJapan
  • Place of floweringGarden, Park, Bonsai
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Tamaibuki

Tamaibuki (Scientific name: Juniperus chinensis cv. globosa) is a cultivar of the evergreen coniferous shurub of the family Cupressaceae. It does not have a straight trunk and forms a stumpy shape at the base of the tree, which makes it naturally spherical without trimming. Unlike Kaizukibuki (Scientific name: Juniperus chinensis 'Kaizuka'), it does not twist its branches, which is a common garden variety of the same species.

Scientific name: Tamaibuki, Scientific name: Juniperus chinensis cv. globosa, Country of origin: Japan, Environment: sandy soil, Living type: evergreen coniferous shrub, Plant: dioecious, Tree height. Flowering time: April to May; Female flowers: green; Female flowers: pellucid; Female flowers attached: monocotyledonous at the ends of branches; Male flowers attached: monocotyledonous at the ends of branches; Male flowers: orange; Flower color: orange; Fruiting season: October to November; Fruit type: ball-shaped; Fruit shape: 1 cm; Fruit color:; Number of seeds: 2 to 4. Propagation method: Cuttings, Use: Park trees, row trees, garden trees.


  • Order
    Cupressales
  • Family
    Cupressaceae
  • Genus
    Juniperus
  • Species
    J. chinensis cv. globosa
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    without
  • Leaf type
    Tongue-shaped
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeEvergreen coniferous shrub
  • Flower colorsGreen
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height100.0 ~ 200.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower1.0 ~ 1.0 cm

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