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Acer cissifolium (Siebold et Zucc.) K. Koch

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Acer L. (カエデ)
Mitsudekaede (ミツデカエデ, 三手楓), vine-leafed maple or vineleaf maple
Lifeform: deciduous tree ≈ 20 m tall
Distribution: endemic to Japan

Hokkaido: Hidaka, Yubari and Oshima District
Field training on integrated environmental research (統合環境調査法実習) (fauna and flora 種リスト)

Habitat: streamside, forest edges, etc.
Flower: yellow
Leaf: consisting of three leaflets
Bark (樹皮)
Use: street and garden tree (formerly used for fuel)

Acer buergerianum in Japan

Acer1 Acer2 Acer3
[1-3] along Shunbetsu River, south-central Hokkaido, on June 14 2016.