Take

Man’yō Name Take
( たけ)
Modern Name
  1. Hachiku 淡竹(ハチク)
  2. Take 竹(タケ)
English Names
  1. Henon bamboo
  2. Bamboo
Scientific Name
  1. F. Poraceae; Phyllostachys nigra var. henonis
  2.  –
Distribution Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
Appearance
Seasonal Association
Notes
 Take is sometimes identified as a particular breed of bamboo, and sometimes as a generic term for the plant, as it is in modern Japanese.

Poems (20)

MYS II: 167
MYS II: 199
MYS II: 217
MYS III: 379
MYS III 420
MYS V: 824
MYS VI: 955
MYS VI: 1047
MYS VI: 1050
MYS VII: 1412
MYS IX: 1677
MYS X: 1790
MYS XI: 2530
MYS XI: 2773
MYS XIII: 3284
MYS XIV: 3474
MYS XV: 3758
MYS XVI: 3791
MYS XIX: 4286
MYS XIX: 4291

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