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


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Asarum faunei  var. takaoi / Himekan'aoi ヒメカンアオイ

Bloom time: November-March

Aristolochiaceae / Umanosuzukusaka  

Species in the genus Asarum:

Asarum asperum / Miyakoaoi
Asarum caurescens / Futabaaoi
Asarum_caulescens_f. / Shirobanafutabaaoi
Asarum dimidiatum / Kurofunesaishin
Asarum fauriei var. takaoi / Himekan'aoi
Asarum maruyamae / Izumosaishin


Asarum faunei  var. takaoi / Himekan'aoi ヒメカンアオイ


Asarum fauriae var. takaoi is a perennial herb inhabiting forests in mountainous regions, with light green-brown petioles to purple-brown. Leaves are in the shape of an oval to renale, 5-8cm in length, and sometimes some cloud patches can be observable on the surfaces. Flowers often bloom in leaf mold as well as beneath fallen leaves. Calyx tubes measure 8mm in width, and cut-in-three lobes are triangular in an oval way. Bloom time: November-March.





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