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


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Ancistrocarya japonica / Sawarurisou サワルリソウ

Bloom time:  May-June

Boraginaceae /


Species in the genus Ancistrocarya:

Ancistrocarya japonica / Sawarurisou


Ancistrocarya japonica / Sawarurisou サワルリソウ

Ancistrocarya japonica is a perennial height of 50-80cm, inhabiting the shade of trees in mountainous regions. Leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis, 10-20cm long, in the shape of an oblong, gathering on central parts of the stems. Flowers are tubular bell-shaped, 1-13cm in length, ranging from white to blue-purple. Bloom time: May-June.




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