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

 

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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 japonicus / Masaki マサキ

 
Euonymus japonicus is an evergreen shrub found in coastal forests or edges, growing to 2-6m in height. Leaves, the phyllotaxis being opposite or rarely alternate, are thick and in an oblong shape, 3-8cm in length, 2-4cm in width, with shallow serrations on margins. Cymes come out from the leaf axils with 7mm-in-diameter green-white or white-green flowers, 7-15 in number, in June-July. Fruit matures in red, cleft in four, in November-January. Bloom time: June-July.
         
                     
                     
                     

AUTUMN #4

 

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