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:
 
Cyperaceae / Kayatsurigusaka
 

Species in the genus Eriophorum:


Eriophorum gracile / Sagisuge
   

Eriophorum gracile / Sagisuge サギスゲ

 
Growing in relatively cold wetlands, Eriophorum gracile, a monocot perennial herb, spreads runners on the ground to form colonies. Stems measure 20-50cm in height, with slender leaves 2-3mm in width. Flower stalks bear 2-5 spikelets at the tips; perianth segments grow to as long as 2 centimeters when in flower, forming into one cluster. Bloom time: May-July..
                 
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #5

 

 

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