Shirakamei-jinja: Camphor tree


7-24 Naka-machi, Naka-ku

Located on Heiwa dori.
A Holly tree is also said be located here. However, no one at the shrine knew anything about it.

Camphor tree: 490m

The portion of this Camphor that was above ground burned down due to the atomic blast on August 6, 1945, but later but sprang from the roots and the tree recovered.

     Shirakami-jinja: Camphor plaque