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February 23, 2009

Second Life Ginkgo dress

Second Life Genko wears a dress inspired by the leaves of the tree Ginkgo biloba.
Photo enlargement and more info on It's only fashion.

February 21, 2009

Ginkgo leaf carpet

One leaf and Ginkgo leaves carpet.
More Ginkgo photos by Happychan can be found on

February 16, 2009

Light shining through Ginkgo trees

Beautiful photo of flood lights shining through Ginkgo trees somewhere in Japan.
Photo on by osanpo.

February 08, 2009

Embroidered Japanese crest: 3 Ginkgo leaves

Individual machine embroidery design: three Ginkgo leaves Japanese crest embroidery.
This embroidery design (with enlargement) is shown here.

In Japan family crests with a Ginkgo-leaf design have been used since the Middle Ages.
The leaves are used in more than 100 patterns, classified by the number of leaves (1 to 16) and also by the arrangement of the leaves. Many make a circle or are encircled, some in a square shape, diamond, pentagon, hexagon, etc. Some are combined with other plants or are shaped like a butterfly or crane.
Read more about family crests on my homepage: Art.

February 03, 2009

Video: Shih Tzu dogs and Ginkgo, Japan

Shih Tzu dogs going for a walk near large Ginkgo trees somewhere in Japan.
YouTube video by hidelin622.