Yedo hornbeam, Korean horubean
|English Name：||Yedo hornbeam,
|Use site：||All tree ( wood )|
|Plant commentary：|| Deciduous tree . Stem is upright , a height of about 14m, also to a diameter of about 60cm. Bark is dark gray . Leaves and alternate , oval – oval of length 4 ~ 8cm. Earlier in the sharp pointed , it made an irregular double saw tooth . There is a clear lateral vein of 12-15 pairs , are arranged in parallel to the diagonal . The flowers come out short from between the young leaves . Tail -like spikes of male hanging from the branches last year , egg-shaped heart -shaped tan . Female spikes are per new branch of the former , it is a little bent at the pale green . Hateho length 4 ~ 8cm, wear a green bracts of foliate . Wide oval of small nut has a length of about 5mm.
In closely related species , and Akashide named after that leaves the autumn leaves and shoots is red , there is a Carpinus japonica which veins become more than doubled the size .
|Origin and distribution：||Kyushu from Honshu ( south of Iwate Prefecture ) , Korea , distributed in China . Also distributed all in Shikoku hornbeam ethers ( Carpinus japonica spp.) 5 species in Japan .|
|Purpose and effect：||Firewood , construction material , equipment material , shiitake Hoda trees , planting of the park to , such as bonsai , to use , such as ornamental .|