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


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Artemisia japonica / Otokoyomogi オトコヨモギ

Bloom time: August-November

Asteraceae /


Species in the genus Artemisia:

Artemisia capillaris / Kawarayomogi
Artemisia japonica / Otokoyomogi
Artemisia princeps / Yomogi

Artemisia japonica / Otokoyomogi オトコヨモギ


Artemisia japonica is a perennial herb growing in sunny fields and mountains, with few hairs. Leaves on the stems that do not set flowers to measure 3.5-8cm long, spatulate-shaped, with dentitions on the upper halves. Branches to put flowers grow to 0.5-1m in height; leaves on the middle parts are generally spatulate-like cuneate-shaped; some have dentitions on upper halves, and some pinnately cut themselves in - variable. Flower heads, 1.5cm in diameter, oval, set themselves in a panicle way. Bloom time: August-November.





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