Kae

Man’yō Name Kape
柏(かへ)
Modern Name
  1. Kaya 榧(カヤ)
  2. Konotegashiwa 側柏(コノテガシワ)
  3. Hinoki 檜(ヒノキ)
English Names
  1. Japanese nutmeg [torreya]; a kaya
  2. Oriental arborvitae; Chinese arborvitae; biota; oriental thuja
  3. Japanese cypress; hinoki cypress; hinoki
Scientific Name
  1. F. Taxaceae; Torreya nucifera
  2. F. Cupressaceae; Platycladus orientalis
  3. F. Cupressaceae; Chamaecyparis obtusa
Distribution  Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
Appearance
Seasonal Association

Poems (1)

MYS XIX: 4169

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