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


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Asparagaceae / Kijikakushika   Species in the genus Asparagus:

Asparagus cochinchinensis / Kusasugikazura
Asparagus kiusianus / Hamatamabouki
Asparagus rigidulus / Oobasugikazura


Asparagus cochinchinensis / Kusasugikazura クサスギカズラ

Asparagus cochinchinensis is a perennial herb inhabiting sandy soil or rocks in seacoasts. Stems, lower parts of them get lignified, and upper parts somewhat vine-like. Cladodes (leafless photosynthetic units), linear, measure 1-2cm in length, and axils set 1-3 light yellow flowers. Bloom time: May-June.




inserted by FC2 system