Fagus japonica Links
Author Maxim.
First publication Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Petersbourg ser. 3 31: 101 (1886)
Synonyms Homotypic Synonyms: -
Synonyms Heterotypic Synonyms: -
Local names inubuna ("dog buna") or kurobuna ("black buna")
Range C. S. Japan
38 JAP
Growth habit tree up to 25m tall often with multiple trunks
Leaves ovate entire 10cm long by 7cm wide deciduous
Flowers
Fruits cupules with recurved hooks fruiting peduncles are 3–4 cm long and glabrous
Bark, twigs and buds bark smooth grey
Hardiness zone, habitat -(UK)-(USDA) temperate forests montane regions
Miscellaneous important source of timber
Subspecies and varieties
Uses timber

 

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Molecular data

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