Ginkgo biloba 'Shimonojyo' of about 1,000 years
height 25 m, girth 10 m, male, with chichi, branch extend 34m east and west and extend 40m north and south.
Location: Kumamoto, Japan.
This tree has a legend: Women who have little
milk to feed their baby can get more milk by praying to this tree
and drink the decocted sap of the bark.
Photos © and taken by my Ginkgo-friend
of my homepage.
Links to more photos of Ginkgo trees on:
Cor's Ginkgo Photos and my Where-pages: Index
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