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

 

SEASONAL FLOWERS: SPRING

 
   HOME

  Japanese Home 

 
   
Family:
 
Celastraceae /
Nishikigika


 

Species in the genus Euonymus:


Euonymus alatus f. striatus / Komayumi
Euonymus chibae / Bizenmayumi
Euonymus japonicus / Masaki
Euonymus lanceolatus / Murasakimayumi
Euonymus oxyphyllus / Tsuribana
Euonymus oxyphyllus./ Tsuribana-fruit
Euonymus sieboldianus / Mayumi
Euonymus fortunei / Tsurumasaki
   

Euonymus alatus f. striatus / Komayumi コマユミ

Bud scale scars
Euonymus alatus f. striatus is a deciduous shrub with gray-brown barks inhabiting deciduous broad-leaved forests or edges in hilly to mountainous regions, branching well to grow to1-3m in height. Young branches are green and 4-ridged with no wings on them. Leaves are alternate; blades are 2-7cm long, 1-3cm wide, long-oblong or obovate, with pointed tips and cuneate bases in general, and sharp, fine serrations on margins. Both sides of the leaves are with no hairs. Cymes emerge at bud scale scars, which set some small light green flowers, 6-8mm across, with 1-3cm long peduncles (pedicels); petals are 4, with serrations, plus stamens four and pistils 1. Upperparts of sepals are cleft in 4. Bloom time: May- June.
         
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #5

 

inserted by FC2 system