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Cryptomeria japonica

Cryptomeria japonica (L. f.) D. Don

japanese-cedar, cryptomeria, japanese cedar

Cultivar(s): Araucarioides, Bandai-Sugi, Elegans Nana, Hime-Sugi, Jindai-Sugi, Lobbii, Lobbii Nana, Nana Albospica, Tonsa, Vilmoriniana, Yatsabusa, Yoshino
Cryptomeria japonica (Japanese-cedar)
Image ID: 5488
Image by: Hardin, J.W.
Image Collection: Herbarium Collection

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: CRJA3
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Cryptomeria japonica
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2017-03-16

CULTIVAR INDEX

Cult_id Cultivar_name Action
1308 Araucarioides View
1309 Bandai-Sugi View
1310 Elegans Nana View
1311 Hime-Sugi View
1312 Jindai-Sugi View
1313 Lobbii View
1314 Lobbii Nana View
1315 Nana Albospica View
1316 Tonsa View
1317 Vilmoriniana View
1318 Yatsabusa View
1319 Yoshino View

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: CRYPT4
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Cryptomeria
GENUS AUTHORITY: D. Don
GENUS COMMON: Japanese cedar
GENUS SUMMARY: A monotypic genus, a tree, of e. Asia.
GENUS IDENTIFICATION:
GENUS REFERENCES: Farjon (1998)=Z; Page in Kramer & Green (1990).

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: CUPRES
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Cupressaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: Bartlett 1830
FAMILY COMMON: Cypress Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 29 genera and about 130 species. Recent studies indicate that the separation of the Taxodiaceae from the Cupressaceae is not warranted, and they are here combined (Gadek et al. 2000; Brunsfeld et al. 1994). The subfamilial classification used here follows Gadek et al. (2000).
FAMILY REFERENCE: Farjon (2005); Hart & Price (1990); Hardin (1971b); Watson & Eckenwalder in FNA (1993b); Page in Kramer & Green (1990).

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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HEIGHT: 50-60 ft.

DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Tree

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FLORAL CHARACTERISTICS
SYMMETRY:
BLOOM TIME: Non-flowering
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

BLOOM COLOR: Non-flowering
White Red Pink Orange Yellow Green Blue Lavender Purple Violet Brown Not Applicable
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DISTRIBUTION
HABITAT TYPE:
NATIVE RANGE: southern China & Japan

HORTICULTURAL
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Cultural Notes:

SOIL MOISTURE: Average
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun
MINIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 5
MAXIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 9
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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
458 1985-0061 View
459 1985-0062 View
460 1985-0065 View
461 1985-0066 View
462 1985-0067 View
463 1985-0068 View
464 1985-0069 View
465 1985-0071 View
466 1985-0072 View
467 1985-0073 View
468 1985-0074 View
469 1985-0075 View
3173 1990-0007 View



GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
1068 458 154 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1069 458 157 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1070 459 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1071 459 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1072 459 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1073 459 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1074 460 166 NCBG staff 1978-11-09 View
1075 461 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1076 462 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1077 462 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1078 462 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1079 462 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1080 463 162 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1081 465 166 NCBG staff 1981-06-26 View
1082 466 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1083 466 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1084 466 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1085 466 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1086 467 198 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
1087 468 166 NCBG staff 1981-06-26 View
1088 469 166 NCBG staff 1978-11-09 View
5323 3173 166 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: CRJA3
USDA Common Name: Japanese Cedar
Native Status: L48 (I)
Distribution: USA (LA, NC)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Cryptomeria japonica
COMMON NAME: Japanese-cedar, Cryptomeria
SYNONYMY: [= FNA (not treated), K2, Z]
PHENOLOGY:
HABITAT: Frequently planted, sometimes persistent; native of e. Asia (China and Japan).
COMMENTS:
RANGE MAP:

Key to Map Symbols
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Cupressaceae Bartlett 1830 (Cypress Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 29 genera and about 130 species. Recent studies indicate that the separation of the Taxodiaceae from the Cupressaceae is not warranted, and they are here combined (Gadek et al. 2000; Brunsfeld et al. 1994). The subfamilial classification used here follows Gadek et al. (2000).
REFERENCE: Farjon (2005); Hart & Price (1990); Hardin (1971b); Watson & Eckenwalder in FNA (1993b); Page in Kramer & Green (1990).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Cryptomeria D. Don (Japanese cedar)
SUMMARY: A monotypic genus, a tree, of e. Asia.
REFERENCE: Farjon (1998)=Z; Page in Kramer & Green (1990).

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Cryptomeria japonica in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Cryptomeria japonica in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Cryptomeria japonica in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Cryptomeria japonica in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Cryptomeria japonica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cryptomeria japonica

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 5488
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 5488

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