ボウ, ふさ, お, のぶ, わ
tassel, tuft, fringe, bunch, lock (hair), segment (orange), house, room
JLPT1 G7 S8 F808
As per 方# (spread right and left, or in all directions) + 戸 door (→ room) → the rooms of a spreading (= expansive) residence → *room*; *house*. *Tassel*, *tuft*, *cluster*, *bunch* and *section/segment* (of fruit) are borrowed meanings.
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