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


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Elsholtzia ciliata / Naginatakouju ナギナタコウジュ

Bloom time: September-October

Asteraceae / Kikuka

Species in the genus Erechtites:

Erechtites hieracifolia / Dandoborogiku

Erechtites hieracifolia / Dandoborogiku ダンドボロギク

Erechtites hieracifolia: An annual herb originating in North America. Feeling soft stems grow to 0.5-1.5m in height. Leaves measure 5-50cm long, in linear-like lanceolate shape, with uneven serrations on margins, occasionally rupture palmately, and embracing stems on upper parts. Panicles emerge on the stem's upper legs and set many small flower heads facing upward. The flower heads comprise delicate tubular flowers, with the corolla's tip pale yellow to green-yellow and its lower parts white. Involucres measure 1-1.5cm long, with inner involucral bracts orderly forming single rows, and outer ones are significantly small. Bloom time: September-October.




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