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TreeNaka-kuEucalyptus and Japanese pussy willow (remains of outer compound of Hiroshima Castle)

Eucalyptus Photo by Shigeo Hayashi

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Eucalyptus (2007)

Present day
Japanese pussy willow (2008)

Location: 21 Moto-machi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi
Distance from hypocenter: 740 m
This eucalyptus, which was reduced to just the root area by the bombing, now has branches growing out of the trunk.
This Japanese pussy willow is located in the area between the main castle and the outer compound.
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