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Native Okinawan Village and Omoro Arboretum




omoro name koganege
Japanese name hiramiremon
Course name Rutaceae
Dialect name kugani Citrus depressa

Position in garden

Plant properties

hiramiremon grows to around 5 meters in height with evergreen broad-leaved tree of small Takagi growing wild in the mountains, good limestone field of drainage mainly. Fruit becomes ripe from November through February and it is said that there are seven or eight kinds of systems, and a lot of variation is different in name by area and is called "Izumi kugani" or "Ogimi kugani" by around 2-3 centimeters of diameters, size and seasoning by mountainous district. In the north, each Okinawa island, south is distributed over Taiwan from Amami Oshima, and the wild in Okinawa and the center of cultivation are northern part of Honjima, Katsuyama, okubu of Izumi and Nago-shi of Motobu town, Kijoka of Ogimi-son.

The use

[fruit] : Eating raw, drink, garnish, health food of sashimi, drawing, mordant which opens of vegetable fiber
[tree] : Stocks such as tongue perception kabuchi of citrus fruits cultivated in Okinawa

At their best calendar

omorosaushi Vol. 2 75 koganege

Meaning of song
In intricate design garden of Goeku
Plant golden tree (Tachibana, mandarin orange)
In gold under a tree
Superior God woman in God woman
State dance being beautiful
In strangeness se garden of Goeku

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