Leaves are decussately opposite, chartaceous, double serrulate, palmately 9-11 lobed.
Petioles are 3-8 cm long, dilated at the base enclosing a bud.
It grows in the cool temperate to the subalpine zone.
The wood is used for utensils, carvings, boxes. It is planted for garden trees and bonsai.
Distribution ; Honshu, Shikoku
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