Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物

 

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Family:
 
Aceraceae /
Kaedeka


 
Species in the genus Acer:

Acer carpinifolium / Chidorinoki
Acer crataegifolium / Urikaede
Acer japonicum / Hauchiwakaede
Acer micranthum / Kominekaede
Acer_mono_var._macroratum_f._heterophyllum / Itayakaede
Acer palmatum / Irohamomiji
Acer rufinerve / Urihadakaede


 
   

Acer palmatum / Irohamomiji イロハモミジ

 
Acer palmatum, a deciduous tree standing, growing to approximately 15m in height, a cross-section of 50-60cm in diameter, with barks green and smooth when young and turning light gray-brown later. Leaves are opposite, the blades of which measuring 4-7cm in diameter, palmately cleft in 5-9, the lobes are lanceolate, tips pointed, bases are shallow-heart-shaped or truncate, with margins with double serrations. Flowers are monoecious; male flowers and females mingle in the same inflorescences. Bloom time: April-May.
                   
                     
                     
                     

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