Cryptomeria japonica – Identified

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Date Photo Taken: 12/30/2019
Location: Cherry Log Mountain
Posted By: Mary Amanda Holland

Notes:

Cherry Log Mountain North Georgia

COMMENTS

  1. laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Can you give us a better focus & closeup of the leaves? Also photos of the rest of tree, a closeup of the trunk, and cones (even ones that had fallen on the ground) if there are any. I had some ideas but unable to go further without the above mentioned details. Thank you & best wishes!

    December 31st, 2019 at 2:22 am
  2. laura735 Master Identifier says:

    After a little more research, I found these following links for the Japanese cedar/Sugi (Cryptomeria japonica) that looks similar to your picture. If this is Sugi, Sorry, I can’t tell which cultivars this is. Check it out and see if you have a match.

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/99245765@N00/2954971245

    January 4th, 2020 at 2:16 am
  3. laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Information for Cryptomeria japonica species.

    https://www.junglegardens.org/blog-posts/2018/9/19/japanese-cedar-or-sugi-cryptomeria-japonica

    January 4th, 2020 at 2:17 am

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