Tokyo Tree and Shrub Species

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Acer buergerianum

Trident Maple

Toh-Kaede (唐楓, トウカエデ)

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Aphananthe aspera

Muku Tree

Mukunoki (椋の木, ムクノキ)

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Camellia sasanqua

Sasanqua Camellia 

Sazanka (山茶花, サザンカ)

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Carpinus tschonoskii

East Asian Hornbeam

Inushide (イヌシデ)

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Celtis sinensis

Japanese Hackberry

Enoki (榎, エノキ)

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Chamaecyparis obtusa

Hinoki Cypress

Hinoki (檜, ヒノキ)

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Clerodendrum trichotomum

Harlequin Glorybower

Kusagi (臭木、クサギ)

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Cornus kousa

Japanese Dogwood

Yamaboshi (山法師, ヤマボウシ)

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Daphniphyllum macropodum

Yuzuriha

Yuzuriha (譲葉、ユズリハ)

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Elaeagnus pungens

Thorny Olive

Nawashirogumi ​(ナワシログミ)

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Ginkgo biloba

Gingko Tree

Icho (銀杏, イチョウ)

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Ilex pedunculosa

Longstalk Holly

Soyogo (ソヨゴ)

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Juniperus chinensis

Chinese Juniper

Kaidzukaibuki (カイヅカイブキ)

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Lagerstroemia indica

Crape Myrtle

Saru-suberi (百日紅, サルスベリ)

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Liquidambar styraciflua

Sweetgum

Momijiba-fu (モミジバフウ)

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Litsea japonica

   Hamabiwa  

Hamabiwa (ハマビワ)

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Magnolia figo

Banana Shrub

Karataneogatama (カラタネオガタマ)

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Mahonia japonica

Japanese Mahonia

Hiragi-nanten (ヒイラギナンテン)

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Myrica rubra

Wax Myrtle 

Yamamomo (山桃, ヤマモモ)

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Pinus densiflora

Japanese Red Pine 

Akamatsu (赤松, アカマツ)

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Prunus buergeriana

Dog Cherry

Inuzakura (イヌザクラ)

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Quercus acutissima

Sawtooth Oak

Kunugi (クヌギ)

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Quercus myrsinifolia

Bamboo-Leaf Oak

Shirakashi (白樫, シラカシ)

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Spiraea cantoniensis

Reeve's Spiraea

Kodemari (コデマリ)

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Taxodium distichum

Bald Cypress

Rakuushou ( 落羽松, ラクウショウ)

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Ulmus parvifolia

Chinese Elm

Akinire (秋楡, アキニレ)

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Acer palmatum

Japanese Maple

Iroha-Momiji (イロハモミジ)

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Aucuba japonica

Japanese Laurel

Aoki (青木、アオキ)

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Carpinus japonica

Japanese Hornbeam

Kumashide (クマシデ)

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Castanopsis sieboldii

Itajii chinkapin

Sudajii (スダジイ)

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Cercidiphyllum japonicum

Japanese Judas Tree

Katsura (桂, カツラ)

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Chamaecyparis pisifera

Sawara Cypress

Sawara (椹, サワラ)

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Cornus controversa

Wedding Cake Tree

Mizuki (水木, ミズキ)

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Corylopsis spicata

Spike Winter Hazel

Tosamizuki (土佐水木, トサミズキ)

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Dendropanax trifidus

Kakuremino

​(隠れ蓑, カクレミノ)

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Fatsia japonica

Paperplant

Yatsude ​(八手、ヤツデ)

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Hamamelis japonica

Japanese Witch Hazel

Mansaku (万作, 満作, マンサク)

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Ilex rotunda

Kurogane Holly

Kurogane-mochi (クロガネモチ)

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Kadsura japonica

Kadsura

Sanekazura (真葛, サネカズラ)

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Ligustrum japonicum

Japanese Privet

Nezumimochi (鼠黐, ネズミモチ)

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Liriodendron tulipifera

Tuliptree

 Yurinoki (百合の木, ユリノキ)

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Loropetalum chinense

Chinese Fringe Flower

Tokiwamansaku (トキワマンサク)

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Magnolia grandiflora

Evergreen Magnolia

Taisanboku (泰山木, タイサンボク)

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Mallotus japonicus

East Asian Mallotus

 Akame-Gashiwa (アカメガシワ)

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Osmanthus fragrans 

var. aurantiacus

Kinmokusei (キンモクセイ

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Pinus thunbergii

Japanese Black Pine

 Kuromatsu (黒松, クロマツ)

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Prunus speciosa

Oshima Cherry

Ooshima-zakura (オオシマザクラ)

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Quercus dentata 

Japanese Emperor Oak

Kashiwa (柏, カシワ)

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Quercus serrata 

Jolcham Oak

Konara (小楢, コナラ)

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Styrax japonica

Japanese Snowbell

Egonoki (エゴノキ)

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Ternstroemia gymnanthera

Japanese Ternstroemia 

Mokkoku (木斛, モッコク)

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Wisteria floribunda

Japanese Wisteria

Fuji (藤, フジ)

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Aesculus turbinata

Japanese Horse Chestnut, Tochinoki (栃の木, トチノキ)

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Camellia japonica

Japanese Camellia 

Yabutsubaki (藪椿, ヤブツバキ)

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Carpinus laxiflora

Loose-Flowered Hornbeam

Akashide (アカシデ)

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Cedrus deodara

Himalayan Cedar

Himaraya-Sugi (ヒマラヤスギ)

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Chaenomeles speciosa

Common Flowering Quince

Boke (木瓜,ボケ)

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Cinnamomum camphora

Camphor Tree 

Kusunoki (楠, クスノキ)

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Cornus florida

Flowering Dogwood

Hana-mizuki (花水木, ハナミズキ)

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Cryptomeria japonica

Japanese Cedar

Sugi (杉, スギ)

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Distylium racemosum

Isu Tree

​Isunoki (柞、イスノキ)

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Fraxinus griffithii

Griffith's Ash

Shimatoneriko ​(シマトネリコ)

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Hibiscus mutabilis

Cotton Rose

Futou (フヨウ)

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Illicium anisatum

Japanese Star Anise

Shikimi (樒, シキミ)

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Kerria japonica

Japanese Marigold Bush

 Yamabuki (山吹, ヤマブキ)

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Ligustrum lucidum

Glossy Privet

Tou-nezumimochi (トウネズミモチ)

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Lithocarpus edulis

Japanese Stone Oak 

Matebashii (馬刀葉椎, マテバシイ)

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Magnolia denudata

Yulan Magnolia

Hakumokuren (ハクモクレン)

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Magnolia kobus

Northern Japanese Magnolia

Kobushi (コブシ)

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Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Dawn Redwood

Metasekoia (メタセコイア)

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Paulownia tomentosa

Foxglove Tree

Kiri (桐, キリ)

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Pittosporum tobira

Japanese Cheesewood

Tobera (扉, トベラ)

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Pseudocydonia sinensis

Chinese Quince

Karin (カリン)

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Quercus glauca

Japanese Blue Oak

Arakashi (粗樫、アラカシ)

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Sophora japonica

Japanese Pagoda Tree

Enju (エンジュ)

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Styrax obassia

Fragrant Snowbell

Hakuunboku ( ハクウンボク)

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Torreya nucifera

Japanese Nutmeg Yew

Kaya (榧, カヤ)

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Zelkova serrata

Japanese Zelkova

Keyaki (欅, ケヤキ)

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