Treasures of Mt. Takao

Takao 599 museum has all kinds of animals inhabit in Mt. Takao in various ways of exhibitions such as seasonal wild plants preserved in acrylic and all kinds of animals specimens inhibits in Mt. Takao. On the "NATURE WALL," stuffed animals are displayed and shows the movie to introduce the dynamic nature of Mt. Takao.

Caesalpinia decapetala var. japonica
Caesalpinia decapetala var. japonica Leguminosae
Deciduous woody vines (vines that sheds its leaves once in a year) found in forest edges at streamside in mountains. Branches grow like vines with many spines. Tangled branches resembling snakes, hence the Japanese name Jyaketsu-ibara literally meaning snake tied brambles. Oval-shaped leaflets (leaf-like parts of compound leaves) are in five to ten pairs and 20 to 40 cm long. The blooming season is from May to June, and has 20 to 30 cm long inflorescence on a branch and blooms many yellow flowers. Flowers are 3 cm in diameter and five petals. One petal is small with red spots. After flowering, bears 10 cm long, 3 cm width and shell-shaped. Turn brown as they ripen and crack in two and pop about 10 seeds. Seeds are about 1 cm oval-shaped and black.

●Height Vines
●Place Jyataki
※Quotation from Mount Takao formula application
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