Japanese umbrella pine


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Japanese umbrella pine

n
(Plants) a single aberrant species of pine, Sciadopitys verticillata, in which the leaves are fused in pairs and the crown is spire-shaped
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Noun1.Japanese umbrella pine - tall evergreen having a symmetrical spreading crown and needles growing in whorls that resemble umbrellas at ends of twigsJapanese umbrella pine - tall evergreen having a symmetrical spreading crown and needles growing in whorls that resemble umbrellas at ends of twigs
genus Sciadopitys, Sciadopitys - type and sole genus of Sciadopityaceae; Japanese umbrella pines
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
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Other newly-identified Champion Trees include a 20m tall purpleleaved Norway Maple, a Japanese Umbrella Pine measuring 23m high and a Greek Fir reaching a huge 43m in height.
Other newly-identified Champion Trees include a 20m tall purple-leaved Norway Maple, a Japanese Umbrella Pine measuring 23m high and a Greek Fir reaching a 43m in height.
No buildings were damaged, but the property lost a variety of trees, including Japanese umbrella pine, Norway maple, red oak, red pine, white birch, heritage birch and a sassafras that was the largest in New England until the storm.

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