Cryptomeria Japonica is a coniferous tree native to the forests of China, Korea and Japan.
Coniferous Bonsai Species
Bonsai and Tree Species that typically have needles or scale-leaves. Most retain their leaves all year round, although there are some coniferous species such as Swamp Cypress or Larch that will also lose their leaves during the winter. The technical difference is that coniferous trees all bear cones containing seed.