The 400-year-old ginkgo tree in Mt Tonghung is a broadleaf tall tree which belongs to the ginkgo family.
It spreads out many branches in all directions in parallel with the ground, though its height is nearly 20 metres. So, its crown is very wide, over 30 metres from east to west and about 30 metres from south to north.
Its peculiar and beautiful shape adds more beauty to Mt Tonghung in Hamhung City, South Hamgyong Province. It is under well preservation for its academic significance.