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Photinia glabra (Thunb.) Maxim.

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

Photinia Lindl. (カナメモチ)
Kanamemochi (カナメモチ, 要黐), Japanese photinia
Lifeform: evergreen short tree < 5 m in height
Distribution: eastern Asia, including Japan (south to Tokai District) southeastern and south-central China, Thailand and and Myanmar
Habitat: evergreen borad-leaved forests
f. benikaname (ベニカナメモチ, 紅要黐), red top, red leaf photinia

P. × fraseri Dress cv. red robin
P. glabra: trace of teeth (that become brown spots) remains on the stipe
P. × fraseri: no traces of teeth remain on the stipe


Photinia glabra transplanted in Hokkaido

[1-3] beside a building in N22/W4, North Ward, Sapporo. [1] on May 3 2022. [2] on May 23 2022. [3] on June 1 2022.