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


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Allium thunbergii / Yamarakkyou ヤマラッキョウ

Bloom time: September-October

Alliaceae /



Species in the genus Allium:

Allium macrostemon / Nobiru
Allium monanthum / Himenira
Allium schoenoprasum var. orientalle / Shiroumasatsuki
Allium schoenoprasum var. orientale white form / Shiroumaasatsuki-Shirobana
Allium thunbergii / Yamarakkyou
Allium thunbergii f. albiflorum / Shirobanayamarakkyou
Allium tuberosum / Nira

Allium thunbergii / Yamarakkyou ヤマラッキョウ


Allium thunbergii is a perennial growing in grasslands in mountainous regions, with bulbs 2-3cm long in the shape of an oblong-ovate. Flower stalks measure 30-60cm height, with 3-5 leaves at the bases. The leaves are cylindrical, 20-50cm long, 2-5mm wide, and have triangular cross-sections. Shoot apexes bear many small red-purple flowers in the way of an umbel way. Bloom time: September-October.





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