Cercidiphyllum japonicum


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Noun1.Cercidiphyllum japonicum - rapidly growing deciduous tree of low mountainsides of China and JapanCercidiphyllum japonicum - rapidly growing deciduous tree of low mountainsides of China and Japan; grown as an ornamental for its dark blue-green candy-scented foliage that becomes yellow to scarlet in autumn
Cercidiphyllum, genus Cercidiphyllum - one species: katsura tree
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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It has its own smells too: ripe fruit, wood smoke and, mingling with them in my garden, the aroma of toffee apples from a favourite tree, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, the katsura tree.
It has its own smells too: ripe fruit, wood smoke and, mingling with them in my garden, the aroma of toffee apples from one of my favourite trees, Cercidiphyllum japonicum, the katsura tree.
Cercidiphyllum japonicum is a species all on its own - there are no other members of the cercidiphyllum family - and I think it's in a class of its own, too.
The katsura tree, cercidiphyllum japonicum, glows amber in twilight against the almost black bulk of cupressus macrocarpa.