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Noun: Cercidiphyllum japonicum
  1. Rapidly growing deciduous tree of low mountainsides of China and Japan; grown as an ornamental for its dark blue-green candy-scented foliage that becomes yellow to scarlet in autumn
    - katsura tree

Type of: angiospermous tree, flowering tree

Part of: Cercidiphyllum, genus Cercidiphyllum

Encyclopedia: Cercidiphyllum japonicum