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JAPANESE CEDAR (Cryptomeria Japonica or Sugi) is the sole species in the genus, Cryptomeria. It is native to Japan and can grow to a height of 230 feet tall. There are Japanese Cedar trees in China's Tianmu Mountains that are 1,000 years old. They were cultivated in China for such a long time, they were originally thought to be natives of China.
The Japanese Cedar is the National Tree of Japan. It is commonly planted around temples and shrines.
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