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


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Ajuga decumbens / Kiransou キランソウ

Bloom time: March-May

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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 decumbens / Kiransou キランソウ

Ajuga decumbens, inhabiting roadsides, ends of gardens, foothills, skirts of mountains, etc., spread out its branching stems flat on the ground to make mats; stems look like runners; however, making no root systems on them. Leaves are 4-6cm long and 1-2cm wide, forming an oblanceolate in their basal rosette. Some 1cm deep purple, labiate flowers bloom at the axils. Bloom time: March-May.


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