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Anthriscus sylvestris / Shaku シャク

Bloom time: May-June



Species in the genus Anthriscus:

Anthriscus sylvestris / Shaku


Anthriscus sylvestris / Shaku シャク

Anthriscus sylvestris is a perennial herb 0.7-1.4cm in height, growing in valleys, with long petioles with biternate compound leaves; the leaflets cut in profoundly. White small flowers set themselves in compound umbels on the branch ends with no involucral bracts but with a few called involucral bractlets oval-shaped which face downward. Petals are five, and one on the outside is more significant than the others. Stamens are five, and styles are short, bending outside. Fruit, cylindrical, mature in black. Bloom time: May-June.


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