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

 

SEASONAL FLOWERS: SPRING

 
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Family:
 
Ranunculaceae /
Kinpougeka


 

Species in the genus Clematis:


Clematis apiifolia / Botanduru
Clematis japonica / Hanshouduru
Clematis patens / Kazaguruma
Clematis stans / Kusabotan
Clematis terniflora / Senninsou
Clematis tosaensis / Torigatahanshouduru
Clematis lasiandra / Takanehanshouduru

Clematis lasiandra f. albescens / Shirobanatakanehanshouduru

   

Clematis japonica / Hanshouduru ハンショウヅル

 
Clematis japonica is a climbing shrub inhabiting forest edges in fields and mountains, with stems having a tinge of dark purple. Leaves are of opposite phyllotaxis, also of a ternate compound leaf; leaflets measure 3-8cm in length, in an oval shape, with 3-5 prominent veins on surfaces and serrations on the upper part of margins. Leaf axils emerge long peduncles, set single dark red-purple flowers, and open facing downward. The flowers lack petals; sepals, four in number, are about 3cm long, with many white hairs on the margins. Styles elongate themselves long and bear dense, long hairs on them. Bloom time: May-June.
         
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #4

 

 

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