Nikko fir


: a Japanese evergreen tree (Abies homolepis) widely cultivated for ornament and having deeply grooved branchlets, cones that are purple when young, and leaves slightly bifid at the apex

Word History


from Nikko, village in central Japan

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“Nikko fir.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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