Giant Ginkgo in Niibo Ono

Seisuiji Temple's Giant Ginkgo in full vitality

This giant ginkgo stretches its branches in the garden of a house in front of Seisuiji Temple, and locals affectionately call it "Seisuiji's Giant Ginkgo." Ginkgo trees have either male or female flowers, and this giant ginkgo is a male. An estimated 1,000-years old, leaves sprout every spring and turn golden yellow in autumn. Measuring 29.5 meters tall and 16.7 meters in circumference at the base, the crown spreads approximately 19 meters both east-to-west and north-to-south.

Address
140 Niibo Ono, Sado, Niigata 952-0109
Transport Access
Ryotsu Port Approx 25 by car
Nearest bus stop
Konponjimae(Minamisen (South Line)) Approx. 40 minutes on foot from bus stop
Parking
Not Available