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




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Species in the genus Ajuga:

Ajuga ciliata var.villosior / Kaijindou
Ajuga decumbens / Kiransou
Ajuga decumbens f. purprina / Momoirokiransou
Ajuga japonicum / Ougikazura
Ajuga makinoi / Tachikiransou
Ajuga nipponensis / Juunihitoe
Ajuga x mixta / Juunikiransou
Ajuga yezoensis / Nishikigoromo
Ajuga yezoensis f. albiflora / Shirobananishikigoromo


Ajuga ciliata var. villosior / Kaijindou カイジンドウ

Ajuga cilliata var. vilosior, a perennial herb inhabiting grasslands or deciduous tree forests in hilly districts, grows to 30-40 centimeters in height, with opposite 3-8cm long coarse leaves and so many fine hairs throughout. Due to those hairs, stems and leaves look somewhat whitish. Leaves are in the shape of an oval or broad-oval, 3-8cm long, with coarse serrations on margins. Lip-shaped, 1-1.2cm long reddish-purple flowers cluster on the upper part of the stems. Bloom time: Bloom time: May-June.




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